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Torr, Devon

The torr is a traditional unit of pressure, now defined as exactly 1/760 of a standard atmosphere, which in turn is defined as exactly 101325 pascals. Thus one torr is about 133.322368421053 pascals (the exact value being an infinitely repeating decimal fraction. ) Historically, one torr was intended to be the same as one "millimeter of mercury". However, subsequent redefinitions of the two units made them slightly different (by less than 0.000015%).
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSX5851
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
 

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