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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A metric unit of length equal to one ten billionth of a meter (or 0.0001 micron).

Usage examples (21)
  • (An angstrom is one ten-billionth of a meter, the approximate diameter of a single atom.)
  • Whoever makes them to a precision of 0.01 angstrom?
  • Laue upwards precautions algebras angstrom proletariat
  • Wavelengths of light are measured in units of nanometers or angstrom for more
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