noun at·o·mic·i·ty \ˌatəˈmisətē, ˌatə-, -ətē, -i\

Definition of atomicity



  1. 1a :  valence b :  the number of atoms in the molecule of an element c :  the number of replaceable atoms or groups in the molecule of a compound

  2. 2 :  the state of consisting of atoms

  3. 3 philosophy :  the nature, character, or property of being atomic

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Origin and Etymology of atomicity

International Scientific Vocabulary atomic + -ity

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