[ uh-tom-ik ]
/ əˈtɒm ɪk /
DO YOU KNOW THIS VOCABULARY FROM "THE HANDMAID'S TALE"?
"The Handmaid's Tale" was required reading for many of us in school. Everyone else has probably watched the very popular and addictive TV show. Do you remember this vocabulary from the book, and do you know what these terms mean?
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OTHER WORDS FROM atomica·tom·i·cal·ly, adverbnon·a·tom·ic, adjectivenon·a·tom·i·cal, adjectivenon·a·tom·i·cal·ly, adverb
Words nearby atomic
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British Dictionary definitions for nonatomic
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of, using, or characterized by atomic bombs or atomic energyatomic warfare
of, related to, or comprising atomsatomic hydrogen
extremely small; minute
logic (of a sentence, formula, etc) having no internal structure at the appropriate level of analysis. In predicate calculus, Fa is an atomic sentence and Fx an atomic predicate
Derived forms of atomicatomically, adverb
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Scientific definitions for nonatomic
[ ə-tŏm′ĭk ]
Relating to an atom or to atoms.
Employing nuclear energy.
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