nuclear magneton


noun Physics.

a unit of magnetic moment, used to measure proton spin and approximately equal to 1/1836 Bohr magneton.

Origin of nuclear magneton

First recorded in 1930–35
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Science definitions for nuclear magneton

nuclear magneton

See under magneton.
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