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11.3 Speed of Sound

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    Fig. 11.1 A very slow moving piston in a still gas.

    Most of compressible flow occurs at relative high velocity as compere to the speed of sound. Hence, the speed of sound has to discussed initially. Outside the ideal gas, limited other situations will be discussed.

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