spin quantum number


noun Physics.

the quantum number that designates the total angular momentum associated with electron spin and has a value of ½ in units of h/2π.

Nearby words

  1. spin fishing,
  2. spin machine,
  3. spin off,
  4. spin one's wheels,
  5. spin out,
  6. spin room,
  7. spin stabilization,
  8. spin the bottle,
  9. spin the platter,
  10. spin vector

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