lowest unoccupied molecular orbital


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lowest unoccupied molecular orbital

[¦lō·əst ən¦äk·yə‚pīd mə¦lek·yə·lər ′ȯr·bəd·əl]
(physical chemistry)
The lowest-energy molecular orbital that is occupied by electrons. Abbreviated LUMO.
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