## Reflections on the motive power of heat and on machines fitted to develop this power |

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abcd Fig according advantage arithmetical progression atmospheric air atmospheric pressure boiler Carnot cycle change of temperature change of volume combustion condenser constant pressure constant volume cylinder Delaroche and B6rard density Desormes difference of temperature dilatation elastic fluids elastic force engines equal experiments fact fall of caloric furnace Gay-Lussac geometrical progression heat absorbed heat at constant heat employed heat of air heat of gases heat-engines increase of volume inverse Joule kilogram later Let us suppose liquid litre machine metre motive power developed motive power produced perature piston cd power of heat primitive volume principles production of motive proposition puissance motrice quantity of caloric quantity of heat quantity of motive raise rarefaction ratio re-establishment of equilibrium reduced reduction of volume Sadi Carnot sorbed specific heat steam steam-engines substance Thermodynamics thermometric Thurston tion ture units of heat units of motive vapor of alcohol vapor of water zero