binding fraction

binding fraction

[′bīnd·iŋ ‚frak·shən]
(nuclear physics)
The ratio of the binding energy of a nucleus to the atomic mass number.
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Additionally, to identify those patients with normal vs abnormal binding fractions, both total and free phenytoin concentration measurements would have to be done on every new patient and at every point when the clinical status of the patient changed, to verify if the FPF had changed.