atomic volume

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atomic volume

[ə′täm·ik ′väl·yəm]
(physical chemistry)
The volume occupied by 1 gram-atom of an element in the solid state.
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Caption: Figure 5: (a) The atomic volume dependence of temperature during cooling and heating and (b) the twinned martensite B19' phase with 16000 atoms.