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Compressibility

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  1. a measure of the relative volume change of a fluid or solid as a response to a pressure change

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  2. In thermodynamics and fluid mechanics, compressibility is a measure of the relative volume change of a fluid or solid as a response to a pressure (or mean stress) change

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  3. where V is volume and p is pressure

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  4. The above statement is incomplete, because for any object or system the magnitude of the compressibility depends strongly on whether the process is adiabatic or isothermal

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  5. as: where S is entropy

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