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diatomic

adjective di·atom·ic \ˌdī-ə-ˈtä-mik\

Definition of DIATOMIC

:  consisting of two atoms :  having two atoms in the molecule

Origin of DIATOMIC

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: circa 1859

diatomic

adjective di·atom·ic \ˌdī-ə-ˈtäm-ik\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of DIATOMIC

:  consisting of two atoms :  having two atoms in the molecule

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