rotational quantum number

noun

: a vector quantum number that determines the angular momentum of a molecule rotating about an axis through its center of mass

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“Rotational quantum number.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rotational%20quantum%20number. Accessed 22 May. 2024.

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