third quantum number

[thûrd]

See magnetic quantum number.

Nearby words

  1. third party,
  2. third party procedure,
  3. third peroneal muscle,
  4. third person,
  5. third position,
  6. third quartile,
  7. third rail,
  8. third reading,
  9. third reich,
  10. third republic

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