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formula weight
noun
,
Chemistry
1.
(of a molecule)
molecular weight
.
2.
(of an ionic compound that does not form molecules) the sum of the atomic weights of the atoms of the formula unit.
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formula weight
n.
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molecular weight
.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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