nucleosynthesis

noun nu·cle·o·syn·the·sis \ ˌnü-klē-ō-ˈsin(t)-thə-səs , ˌnyü- \
Updated on: 21 Mar 2018

Definition of nucleosynthesis

: the production of a chemical element from simpler nuclei (as of hydrogen) especially in a star

nucleosynthetic

play \ˌnü-klē-ō-sin-ˈthe-tik, ˌnyü-\ adjective

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New Latin


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