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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Of or relating to a molecule made up of two basic units.

Usage examples (41)
  • Explain, in general terms, the bonding of atoms to form a diatomic molecule.
  • A diatomic molecule
  • Because hydrogen molecules are composed of two atoms, they are called diatomic.
  • For a diatomic gas, the bulk modulus is 1.4, so the ratio of RMS to SOS is about 3/2. for more
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