purity of state

purity of state

[′pyu̇r·əd·ē əv ′stāt]
(statistical mechanics)
Property of a system which is definitely in a certain quantum state, rather than having a certain probability of being in any of several quantum states.
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of the abhorrent concept of ethnic and religious purity of states. Justice and dignity are protected and preserved only through diversity and pluralism." Nevertheless, Khalaf urged the region's UN agencies to proceed with renewed hope and a shared vision.