Kline

[klahyn]

K-line

[key-lahyn]
noun Physics.
  1. one of a series of lines (K-series) in the x-ray spectrum of an atom corresponding to radiation (K-radiation) produced by the transition of an electron to the K-shell.

Origin of K-line

First recorded in 1895–1900
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Kline

noun
  1. Franz (frænts). 1910–62, US abstract expressionist painter. His works are characterized by heavy black strokes on a white or grey background
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