Definitions for subatomicˌsʌb əˈtɒm ɪk

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  1. subatomic(adj)

    of or relating to constituents of the atom or forces within the atom

    "subatomic particles"; "harnessing subatomic energy"

  2. subatomic(adj)

    of smaller than atomic dimensions


  1. subatomic(Adjective)

    Relating to particles that are constituents of the atom, or are smaller than an atom; such as proton, neutron, electron, etc.

  2. subatomic(Adjective)

    Relating to any length or mass that is smaller in scale than a the diameter of a hydrogen atom.

    The electron microscope is able to resolve detail at the subatomic level.

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