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specific volume


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The volume of unit mass of a substance; the reciprocal of its density

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the quotient obtained by dividing unity by the specific gravity; the reciprocal of the specific gravity. It is equal (when the specific gravity is referred to water at 4° C. as a standard) to the number of cubic centimeters occupied by one gram of the substance.


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