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Related to magnetic resonance: nuclear magnetic resonance
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.
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(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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|Noun||1.||magnetic 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
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