adjective see isotope

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  • Isotopic — The word isotopic has a number of different meanings, including:* In the physical sciences, to do with chemical isotopes; * In mathematics, to do with a relation called isotopy. * In geometry, isotopic refers to facet transitivity …   Wikipedia

  • isotopic — isotope ► NOUN Chemistry ▪ each of two or more forms of the same element that contain equal numbers of protons but different numbers of neutrons in their nuclei. DERIVATIVES isotopic adjective. ORIGIN from Greek isos equal + topos place , because …   English terms dictionary

  • isotopic — See isotope. * * * …   Universalium

  • isotopic — adjective a) of, or relating to isotopes b) of, or relating to isotopism …   Wiktionary

  • Isotopic — Referring to an isotope, a form of a chemical element with the same atomic number as another element but having a different atomic mass. From the Greek iso , equal, the same + topos , place. Isotopes are used in a number of medical tests. * * *… …   Medical dictionary

  • isotòpic — i|so|tò|pic Mot Pla Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • isotopic — adj. of an isotope, pertaining to a form of a chemical element which has the same atomic number as the other forms but a different atomic weight (Chemistry) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • isotopic — iso·topic …   English syllables

  • isotopic — adjective of or relating to or having the relation of an isotope (Freq. 1) • Pertains to noun: ↑isotope • Derivationally related forms: ↑isotope …   Useful english dictionary

  • Isotopic labeling — (or isotopic labelling) is a technique for tracking the passage of a sample of substance through a system. The substance is labeled by including unusual isotopes in its chemical composition. If these unusual isotopes are later detected in a… …   Wikipedia

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