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monatomic

 [mon″ah-tom´ik]
1. containing one atom.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

mon·a·tom·ic

(mon'ă-tom'ik),
1. Relating to or containing a single atom.
2. Synonym(s): monovalent (1)
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

mon·a·tom·ic

(mon'ă-tom'ik)
1. Relating to or containing a single atom.
2. Synonym(s): monovalent (1) .
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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In this subsection, the distributions of physical parameters are given as a function of the upstream Reynolds number, [Re.sub.1], in Figures 8 and 9 and Table 3 again for a monatomic gas.
A monatomic gas such as helium should condense at low temperature into a superfluid state.
Such knowledge was provided in 1875, when Kundt and Warburg found the specific heat ratio of mercury vapour to be [Gamma] = 1.66 a value which the kinetic theory predicted for monatomic gases but which had never been observed experimentally.
The calculation shows that at absolute zero and low pressure, hydrogen is a molecular solid made up of the two-atom molecular solid made up of the two-atom molecules characteristic of its gaseous state, but as the pressure passes 300 gigapascals, hydrogen changes to a monatomic metal in which the atoms are n o longer bound to each other in pairs.
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The accepted empirically verified value for the energy of a /textitN molecule monatomic gas is kT/2 with its isometric molar heat capacity ([C.sub.[upsilon]]) being (3R/2).
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