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What does zeroth law of thermodynamics states?


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The zeroth law states that if two systems are both in thermal equilibrium with a third system, they would be in thermal equilibrium with each other if brought into thermal contact.

Two systems are said to be in the relation of "thermal equilibrium" if they are linked by a wall permeable only to heat (in thermal contact), and do not change over time.

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