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Octagon is a polygon that has eight sides.

A regular octagon is a closed figure with sides of the same length and internal angles of the same size.
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The center of mass of a distribution of mass in space is the unique point where the weighted relative position of the distributed mass sums to zero.

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The Plateauâ€“Rayleigh instability, often just called the Rayleigh instability, explains why and how a falling stream of fluid breaks up into smaller packets ... more

At the boundary between media of different acoustic impedances, some of the wave energy is reflected and some is transmitted. The greater the difference in ... more

Latent heat is the energy released or absorbed by a body or a thermodynamic system during a constant-temperature process. A typical example is a change of ... more

Torque, moment or moment of force (see the terminology below) is the tendency of a force to rotate an object about an axis. In addition to the tendency to ... more

In physics, the gyromagnetic ratio (also sometimes known as the magnetogyric ratio in other disciplines) of a particle or system is the ratio of its ... more

In the physical sciences, the wavenumber (also wave number) is the spatial frequency of a wave, either in cycles per unit distance or radians per unit ... more

Calculates the standard deviation (SD) of a series of numbers (x).

In statistics, the standard deviation (SD) is a measure that is used to quantify
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