Avogadro may refer to:

  • Albert Avogadro (1149–1214), canon lawyer and Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem
  • Amedeo Avogadro (1776–1856), chemist; responsible for Avogadro's law
  • Avogadro constant
  • Avogadro's law, an ideal gas law
  • Avogadro (crater), lunar crater
  • Avogadro (software), molecular editor

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