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Calorimeter, engraving made by Lavoisier in the 18th century.


M, contains the body, heated to the given temperature, which is to pass its heat on to its environment and melt ice; the central one, A, contains ice; the outer one, B, protects the ice, which after all is only to accept heat from the body inside, from any heat coming from outside and is therefore likewise filled with ice.



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