from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Mass spectroscopy in which a particle accelerator is used to disassociate molecules, ionize atoms, and accelerate the ions.
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- n. A form of mass spectrometry in which ions are accelerated to extraordinarily high kinetic energies before mass analysis.
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"But significantly, ANSTO's accelerator mass spectrometry facility is the first of its kind to be accredited to the laboratory network," Mr McGauran said.