proton number


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proton number

n
(General Physics) another name for atomic numberSymbol: Z
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proton number

nnumero protonico
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It would have the same proton number, and therefore is the same element, but heavier.
The quantity [n.sub.sp], i.e., the bulk-flow slow jet proton number density of ejected particles, is the dynamically important.