magnetic resonance


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magnetic resonance

n.
The phenomenon of absorption of certain frequencies of radio and microwave radiation by atoms placed in a magnetic field. The pattern of absorption reveals molecular structure.

magnetic resonance

n
(Medicine) the response by atoms, molecules, or nuclei subjected to a magnetic field to radio waves or other forms of energy: used in medicine for scanning
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Noun1.magnetic resonance - resonance of electrons or atoms or molecules or nuclei to radiation frequencies as a result of space quantization in a magnetic fieldmagnetic resonance - resonance of electrons or atoms or molecules or nuclei to radiation frequencies as a result of space quantization in a magnetic field
resonance - an excited state of a stable particle causing a sharp maximum in the probability of absorption of electromagnetic radiation
NMR, nuclear magnetic resonance, proton magnetic resonance - resonance of protons to radiation in a magnetic field
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