Meaning of DIATOMIC in English

DIATOMIC

— diatomicity /duy'at euh mis"i tee/ , n.

/duy'euh tom"ik/ , adj. Chem.

1. having two atoms in the molecule.

2. containing two replaceable atoms or groups; binary.

[ 1865-70; DI- 1 + ATOMIC ]

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