angstrom definition

  • noun:
    • A unit of length corresponding to one hundred-millionth (10-8) of a centimeter, used particularly to specify radiation wavelengths. Also called angstrom device. See Table at measurement.
    • A very tiny device of size, 10-10 m, around how big is an atom, utilized particularly to measure the wavelength of electromagnetic radiation or distances between atoms. Image Å

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