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rydberg

[rid-burg] /ˈrɪd bɜrg/
noun, Physics.
1.
a unit of energy used in atomic physics, equal to 13.606 electron-volts.
Abbreviation: ry.
Origin
named for Johannes Robert Rydberg (1854-1919), Swedish physicist
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