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sub·a·tom·ic

(sŭb'ă-tom'ik),
Pertaining to particles making up the intraatomic structure; for example, protons, electrons, neutrons.

subatomic

/sub·atom·ic/ (-ah-tom´ik) of or pertaining to the constituent parts of an atom.

subatomic

[-ətom′ik]
Etymology: L, sub, beneath; Gk, atomos, indivisible
pertaining to the particles and phenomena that are within an atom.

sub·a·tom·ic

(sŭb'ă-tom'ik)
Pertaining to particles making up the intraatomic structure, e.g., protons, electrons, neutrons.
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