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Symbols, signs, and abbreviations recommended for British scientific publications

Royal Society (Great Britain). Symbols Committee.

Symbols, signs, and abbreviations recommended for British scientific publications

by Royal Society (Great Britain). Symbols Committee.

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Published by The Royal Society in Burlington House, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Physical measurements.,
  • Metric system.,
  • Abbreviations.

  • Edition Notes

    Superseding the Report of the Joint Committee of the Chemical Society, the Faraday Society and the Physical on "Symbols for Thermodynamical and Physico-Chemical Quantities and Conventions relating to their Use", issued in1937.

    Statementa report by the Symbols Committee of the Royal Society representing The Royal Society, The Chemical Society, The Faraday Society, the Physical Society, 1951.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination19 p. :
    Number of Pages19
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21370261M

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