isotope definition

  • noun:
    • One of two or more atoms getting the same atomic number but various mass figures.
    • some of several kinds of a component where in fact the atoms have a similar amount of protons, but a different range neutrons within their nuclei. For that reason, atoms for the same isotope need exactly the same atomic number but a different sort of mass number (atomic fat).
    • 1 of 2 or higher atoms with the exact same atomic quantity however with different variety of neutrons
  • verb:
    • To determine or demonstrate an isotopy of (one map with another).

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