specific charge


noun Physics.

the ratio of the charge on a particle to the mass of the particle.

Nearby words

  1. specif.,
  2. specifiable,
  3. specific,
  4. specific action,
  5. specific activity,
  6. specific conductance,
  7. specific dynamic action,
  8. specific epithet,
  9. specific gravity,
  10. specific heat

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British Dictionary definitions for specific charge

specific charge

noun

physics the charge-to-mass ratio of an elementary particle
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