### What does **Pascal's law** mean?

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pas·cal's law

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### Princeton's WordNet

Pascal's law, Pascal's law of fluid pressuresnoun

pressure applied anywhere to a body of fluid causes a force to be transmitted equally in all directions; the force acts at right angles to any surface in contact with the fluid

"the hydraulic press is an application of Pascal's law"

### Wikipedia

Pascal's law

Pascal's law (also Pascal's principle or the principle of transmission of fluid-pressure) is a principle in fluid mechanics given by Blaise Pascal that states that a pressure change at any point in a confined incompressible fluid is transmitted throughout the fluid such that the same change occurs everywhere. The law was established by French mathematician Blaise Pascal in 1653 and published in 1663.

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pascal's law

Pascal's law, also known as Pascal's principle, states that any change in pressure applied to a fluid in a confined space is transmitted equally in all directions throughout the fluid and acts on every part of the containing vessel, regardless of its shape or size. This law serves as the principle behind hydraulic systems.

### Wikidata

Pascal's law

Pascal's law or the principle of transmission of fluid-pressure is a principle in fluid mechanics that states that pressure exerted anywhere in a confined incompressible fluid is transmitted equally in all directions throughout the fluid such that the pressure ratio remains the same. The law was established by French mathematician Blaise Pascal.

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Chaldean Numerology

The numerical value of Pascal's law in Chaldean Numerology is:

**5**Pythagorean Numerology

The numerical value of Pascal's law in Pythagorean Numerology is:

**8**

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