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mean life

(mēn līf)
The average lifetime of decay of a radioactive atom.
Synonym(s): average life.

mean life

(mēn līf)
The average lifetime of decay of a radioactive atom.
Synonym(s): average life.
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Importantly, the mean lifetime and decay intensity can be directly converted into the fractional free volume and average free volume hole size.
Ninety-four percent identified themselves as heterosexual; the mean lifetime number of partners was 5.
0] and standard errors for six runs each at 1 ms and 2 ms trapping times and a best fit value for the mean lifetime of unbound particles in the trap of (0.