diatomic

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adjective di·atom·ic \ˌdī-ə-ˈtä-mik\

Definition of diatomic

  1. :  consisting of two atoms :  having two atoms in the molecule

Origin and Etymology of diatomic

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: circa 1859


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diatomic

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adjective di·atom·ic \ˌdī-ə-ˈtäm-ik\

Medical Definition of diatomic

  1. :  consisting of two atoms :  having two atoms in the molecule

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