delocalize

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verb de·lo·cal·ize \(ˌ)dē-ˈlō-kə-ˌlīz\

Definition of delocalize

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to free from the limitations of locality; specifically :  to remove (a charge or charge carrier) from a particular position

delocalization

play \(ˌ)dē-ˌlō-kə-lə-ˈzā-shən\ noun

1855

First Known Use of delocalize

1855


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