nuclear magneton


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nuclear magneton

[′nü·klē·ər ′mag·nə‚tän]
(nuclear physics)
A unit of magnetic dipole moment used to express magnetic moments of nuclei and baryons; equal to the electron charge times Planck's constant divided by the product of 4π, the proton mass, and the speed of light.
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