nuclear magnetic resonance

noun

Definition of nuclear magnetic resonance

:the magnetic resonance of an atomic nucleus; also :chemical analysis that uses such resonance especially to study molecular structure

First Known Use of nuclear magnetic resonance

1942


Medical Dictionary

nuclear magnetic resonance

noun

medical Definition of nuclear magnetic resonance

1 :the magnetic resonance of an atomic nucleus
2 :chemical analysis that uses nuclear magnetic resonance especially to study molecular structure abbreviation NMR — see magnetic resonance imaging

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