average life

noun

Definition of average life

of a radioactive substance
: the average of the times required for the disintegration of all the atoms, being 1.443 times the half-life

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“Average life.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/average%20life. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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