electronic angular momentum

electronic angular momentum

[i‚lek′trän·ik ′aŋ·gyə·lər mə′ment·əm]
(atomic physics)
The total angular momentum associated with the orbital motion of the spins of all the electrons of an atom.
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An arbitrary eigenstate of [H.sub.0] with eigenvalue W([gamma], J) and electronic angular momentum J is denoted \[gamma] J [M.sub.J][greater than].
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