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high–energy

adjective

Definition of high–energy

  1. 1 a :  having such speed and kinetic energy as to exhibit relativistic departure from classical laws of motion —used especially of elementary particles whose velocity has been imparted by an accelerator b :  of or relating to high-energy particles

  2. 2 :  yielding a relatively large amount of energy when undergoing hydrolysis



1934

First Known Use of high–energy

1934


Medical Dictionary

high–energy

adjective

Medical Definition of high–energy

  1. :  yielding a relatively large amount of energy when undergoing hydrolysis <high–energy phosphate bonds in ATP>




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