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Definition of the noun angstrom

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noun - plural:

  • angstrom: angstroms
  • Angstrom: Angstroms

  1. a metric unit of length equal to one ten billionth of a meter (or 0.0001 micron); used to specify wavelengths of electromagnetic radiation


Angstrom a.k.a. Angstrem Group is a group of Russian companies, one of the largest manufacturers of integrated circuits in Eastern Europe.


Angstrom is a musical group.

  • albums: "Real Virtuality", "200 km/h in the Wrong Lane"


Angstrom a.k.a. Ångstrom is a fictional character from the 2005 film The Call of Cthulhu.


Angstrom a.k.a. Ångström is a small lunar impact crater located on the border between Oceanus Procellarum to the west and Mare Imbrium to the east. To the south is a formation of mountains rising out of the mare named the Montes Harbinger. To the east are some wrinkle ridges named the Dorsum Bucher and Dorsum Argand. This crater is bowl-shaped, with a circular rim and inner walls that slope down to the small central floor. It has a higher albedo than the surrounding maria.

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Google previewStudy Package for NTSE for class X

by TMH

Angstrom is the unit used to express (a) length (b) mass (c) time (d) none of these 6.

Google previewHow Big is Big and How Small is Small (2013)

The Sizes of Everything and Why by Timothy Paul Smith

As an aside, the angstrom is a measurement unit often used in atomic physics and chemistry. It is defined as 10−10 meters. It has the symbol Å and was named after a Swedish physicist Anders Ångström who was studying the spectrum of the ...

Google previewThe Particle Hunters (1996)

by Yuval Ne'eman, Ne'eman Yuval, Yoram Kirsh

However, since the angstrom is a very convenient unit for atomic dimensions, many physicists still use it. which was perfected by other chemists of the nineteenth century was based solidly on the science of chemistry. The scientists of the ...

Google previewNew Universe Theory with the Laws of Physics (2005)

by Bobby McGehee

Visible light consists of wave lengths in the range of 3150 Angstroms (A) up to 7700 A. (An Angstrom is a one-hundred-millionth of an inch) The shorter waves are perceived as blue and the longer waves as red. The objects moving away have ...

Google previewNatural Forms of Defense Against Biological, Chemical and Nuclear Threats (2002)

by John Brighton

Angstrom is a unit for measuring the wavelength of ...

Google previewMosby’s Radiation Therapy Study Guide and Exam Review (2010)

by Leia Levy

The Angstrom is the unit of measure for the wavelength c. C in Einstein's equation is the speed or velocity of light. Option D has incorrect time units c. Photoelectric effect often occurs with an electron tightly bound and in the inner shells of the ...

Google previewFiber Optics Standard Dictionary (2012)

by Martin Weik

Note 2: The angstrom is not an SI (International System) unit. Note 3: The angstrom is, and historically has been, used in the field of optics. See also fiber optics, geometric optics, optics, physical optics. angular frequency: Synonym angular ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Psychology (2009)

by Andrew M. Colman

angstrom n. One ten billionth of a metre (10"0 metre) or one ten millionth of a millimetre, used mainly for expressing wavelengths of light and other electromagnetic radiation. The 'visible spectrum extends from ...

Google previewDictionary of Energy (2014)

by Cutler J. Cleveland, Christopher G. Morris

The angstrom, a unit of ...

Google previewThe Fertilizer Encyclopedia (2009)

by Vasant Gowariker, V. N. Krishnamurthy, Sudha Gowariker, Manik Dhanorkar, Kalyani Paranjape

Angstrom Anhydrous ammonia angle of repose is necessary for the design of hoppers, chutes and conveyors that carry the fertilizer, and of the sloped roofs of fertilizer bulk storage buildings. The ISO procedure for measuring the solid fertilizer ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1898)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature ; New Maps and Many Original American Articles by Eminent Authors ; with New American Supplement

l' iazzi Smyth Lemstrom Angstrom Vogel Oettingen Backhouse Barker Vogel Oettingen Backhouss Barker *9 :h22 . is :h2l Angstrom C. Piazzi Sm Clark Barker ...

Google previewCommunications Standard Dictionary (2012)

by Martin Weik

Note 2: The angstrom is not an SI (International System) unit. Note 3: The angstrom is, and historically has been, used in the field of optics. angular frequency: Synonym angular velocity. angular magnification: The ratio of (a) the apparent size ...

Google previewDictionary of Chemistry

aneroid barometer Angstrom unbranched chains of -D- glucose molecules. aneroid barometer An instrument that measures atmospheric pressure. A mercury barometer is a closed tube filled with mercury inverted in a mercury reservoir.

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Angstrom Meaning

Video shows what angstrom means. A very small unit of length, 10-10 m, approximately the size of an atom, used especially to measure the wavelength of ...

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Scrabble value of A1N1G2S1T1R1O1M3

The value of this 8-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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