Definitions for ionization

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ionization, ionisation(noun)

    the condition of being dissociated into ions (as by heat or radiation or chemical reaction or electrical discharge)

    "the ionization of a gas"

  2. ionization, ionisation(noun)

    the process of ionizing; the formation of ions by separating atoms or molecules or radicals or by adding or subtracting electrons from atoms by strong electric fields in a gas

Wiktionary

  1. ionization(Noun)

    any process that leads to the dissociation of a neutral atom or molecule into charged particles ions; the state of being ionized

Freebase

  1. Ionization

    Ionization is the process of converting an atom or molecule into an ion by adding or removing charged particles such as electrons or ions. In the case of ionization of a gas, ion pairs are created consisting of a free electron and a positive ion.

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