Auger electron

noun

Definition of Auger electron

: an electron emitted from an atom in the Auger effect

First Known Use of Auger electron

1935, in the meaning defined above

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“Auger electron.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Auger%20electron. Accessed 2 Aug. 2021.

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