interatomic

[ in-ter-uh-tom-ik ]
/ ˌɪn tər əˈtɒm ɪk /

adjective

between atoms.

Nearby words

  1. interalveolar septum,
  2. interarch distance,
  3. interarticular,
  4. interarticular cartilage,
  5. interarticular fibrocartilage,
  6. interatrial septum,
  7. interbank,
  8. interbedded,
  9. interblend,
  10. interblock gap

Origin of interatomic

First recorded in 1860–65; inter- + atomic

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British Dictionary definitions for interatomic

interatomic

/ (ˌɪntərəˈtɒmɪk) /

adjective

existing or occurring between or among atomsCompare intra-atomic
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