mass spectrum

noun

Definition of mass spectrum

: the spectrum of a stream of gaseous ions separated according to their differing mass and charge

First Known Use of mass spectrum

1920, in the meaning defined above

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“Mass spectrum.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mass%20spectrum. Accessed 5 December 2019.

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mass spectrum

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Medical Definition of mass spectrum

: the spectrum of a stream of gaseous ions separated according to their mass and charge

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