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  • maxwellian — max·well·ian …   English syllables

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  • maxwellian distribution — noun also maxwell distribution also maxwell boltzmann distribution Usage: usually capitalized M&B Etymology: after J. C. Maxwell and Ludwig Boltzmann : an expression based on the theory of probability for the fractional number of molecule …   Useful english dictionary

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