transport cross section


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transport cross section

[¦tranz‚pȯrt ′krȯs ‚sek·shən]
(physics)
The product of the total scattering cross section and the average value of 1 - cos θ, where θ is the laboratory scattering angle.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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