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Alpha decay

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  1. radioactive decay of an atomic nucleus that is accompanied by the emission of an alpha particle


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Google previewSterling Dictionary of Physics (1999)

by Jasvinder Singh

Alpha Decay : A form of radioactive decay in which a nucleus spontaneously emits an alpha particle. During alpha decay, the atomic number of the element is reduced by 2 and the atomic weight by 4. (Also see alpha particle). Alpha Particle ...

Google previewSubject Headings Used in the Dictionary Catalogs of the Library of Congress [from 1897 Through June 1964] (1966)

by Library of Congress. Subject Cataloging Division

See Islam — Charities Alpha decay x Decay, Alpha xx Alpha rays Radioisotopes — Decay Alpha globulin xx Globulin Alpha rays t sa Alpha decay Alphabet (in religion, folk-lore, etc.) t sa Hebrew language — Alphabet (in religion , folk-lore, ...

Google previewDictionary of Physics (2014)

by Michael Chapple

alpha decay is the spontaneous emission of an alpha particle from a nucleus. The general equation for alpha particle decay is : zx-£Y + > where X is the parent nuclide and Y is the daughter nuclide. Alpha ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Environment and Conservation (2017)

by Michael Allaby, Chris Park

alpha decay Process of radioactive decay in which the nucleus of an atom emits an *alpha particle.

Google previewDictionary of Chemistry (2014)

by Andrew Hunt

alpha decay is the emission of an alpha particle from the nucleus of an atom of a radioactive element.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Earth Science (2009)

by New York Academy of Sciences, Timothy M. Kusky

Alpha decay of an atomic nucleus produces alpha particles that are the most ionizing form of radioactive radiation, consisting of two neutrons and two protons with two positive charges, and are heavy, slow-moving particles. Beta decay of a ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences (2013)

by Michael Allaby

alpha decay ...

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