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i·on·i·za·tion

 (ī′ə-nĭ-zā′shən)
n.
1. The formation of or separation into ions by heat, electrical discharge, radiation, or chemical reaction.
2. The state of being ionized.
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ionization

(ˌaɪənaɪˈzeɪʃən) or

ionisation

n
(General Physics)
a. the formation of ions as a result of a chemical reaction, high temperature, electrical discharge, particle collisions, or radiation
b. (as modifier): ionization temperature; ionization current.
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ionization

The process of producing ions by the removal of electrons from, or the addition of electrons to, atoms or molecules.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.

ionization

The process by which an atom becomes an ion by either losing or gaining one or more electrons.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ionization - the condition of being dissociated into ions (as by heat or radiation or chemical reaction or electrical discharge); "the ionization of a gas"
condition, status - a state at a particular time; "a condition (or state) of disrepair"; "the current status of the arms negotiations"
2.ionization - 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
natural action, natural process, action, activity - a process existing in or produced by nature (rather than by the intent of human beings); "the action of natural forces"; "volcanic activity"
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Translations

ionization

nIonisierung f
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ionization

[ˌaɪənaɪˈzeɪʃn] nionizzazione f
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ion·i·za·tion

n. ionización, disociación de compuestos en los iones que los componen.
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Cappiello, "Sol-gel coated ion sources for liquid chromatography-direct electron ionization mass spectrometry," Analytica Chimica Acta, vol.
With these issues in mind, ULVAC have developed and commercialized the G-TRAN "Multi ionization Gauge SH2" (patent pending) transducer type that could connect gauge heads with different measurement ranges.
Ion Systems will be a wholly-owned subsidiary of ITW and will become part of the company's existing ionization and static electricity control business.
Since the publication of Electrospray Ionization Mass Spectrometry: Fundamentals, Instrumentation, and Applications in 1997, the imaging technique has been widely applied outside simple chemical analysis, most strikingly in medicine and biology.
Then there's the flaming fire, like a kitchen trash can on fire, and the ionization detector will detect that."
The PerfoMax IQ "intelligent air-ionization system" from Simco Industrial Static Control, Hatfield, Pa., is believed to be the first to provide ionization, web monitoring, and full communication.
Air ionization is the most effective method of eliminating static charges on nonconductive materials and isolated conductors.
Ionization air purifiers may be making our homes and offices more unhealthy places when cleaning products leave the air smelling lemon-fresh, according to research in the 1 April 2007 issue of Environmental Science & Technology.
Dual 200 L/sec turbo pumps are said to provide increased sensitivity and column flow capacity, showing two times the sensitivity for octafluoronapthalene (OFN) and triple the sensitivity in electron impact (EI) and negative chemical ionization (NCI) modes over the original.
Thank you for raising some interesting questions in regards to the "Consensus Statement of the 1st International Exercise-Associated Hyponatremia Consensus Development Conference." First, let me clarify that this statement was formulated by a review of all evidenced-based literature; none of which took into account the ORP, pH, or ionization of the fluid ingested.
The detector concept integrates a segmented [.sup.3]He ionization chamber with the position sensitive, charged particle collection methods of a MicroMegas detector.