The stopping power of an atom is not altered if it is in chemical union with another atom.
The effectiveness, or stopping power, is of prime importance.
Of the bullet it may be said, that its stopping power is all that could be desired.
This method of applying the brakes is the most effective way of getting the full benefit of their stopping power.
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The stopping power of a substance is proportional to the square root of its atomic weight.
England, having to fight savage tribes, had always preferred a large bore pistol with stopping power.
Parallel with the experiments mentioned, there is what is called the stopping power of substances.
This stopping power of an atom for an alpha particle is approximately proportional to the square root of its atomic weight.