isoelectronic

adjective
iso·​elec·​tron·​ic | \ ˌī-sō-i-ˌlek-ˈträ-nik How to pronounce isoelectronic (audio) \

Definition of isoelectronic

: having the same number of electrons or valence electrons

Other Words from isoelectronic

isoelectronically \ ˌī-​sō-​i-​ˌlek-​ˈträ-​ni-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce isoelectronic (audio) \ adverb

First Known Use of isoelectronic

1926, in the meaning defined above

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“Isoelectronic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/isoelectronic. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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