follow Dictionary.com

Stories We Like: Novels For Language Lovers

relaxation time

noun, Physics.
1.
the time that it takes for an exponentially decaying quantity, as radioactive particles or transient electrical currents, to decrease to 36.8 percent of its initial value.
Origin
1970-1975
1970-75
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for relaxation

17
19
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with relaxation-time