from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The sum of the number of neutrons and protons in an atomic nucleus. Also called nucleon number.
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- n. The total number of protons and neutrons in an atomic nucleus.
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- n. the sum of the number of neutrons and protons in an atomic nucleus
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