noun Ryd·berg \ˈridˌbərg\

Definition of Rydberg



  1. :  the Rydberg constant especially when expressed in energy terms with maximum possible value of about 2.179 × 10−11 ergs

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Origin and Etymology of rydberg

after Johannes R. Rydberg †1919 Swedish physicist

First Known Use: 1954

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