Isotones

isotone

[ahy-suh-tohn]
noun Physics.
one of two or more atoms having an equal number of neutrons but different atomic numbers.

Origin:
1930–35; iso- + tone

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To Isotones
Collins
World English Dictionary
isotone (ˈaɪsəˌtəʊn)
 
n
one of two or more atoms of different atomic number that contain the same number of neutrons

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
American Heritage
Medical Dictionary

isotone i·so·tone (ī'sə-tōn')
n.
One of two or more atoms whose nuclei have the same number of neutrons but different numbers of protons.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature