atomicity


atomicity
at•o•mic•i•ty
[[t]ˌæt əˈmɪs ɪ ti[/t]] n.
1) chem. the number of atoms in a molecule of a gas
2) chem. valence
Etymology: 1860–65

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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