Definition of interatomic in English:

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interatomic

Pronunciation: /ˌɪntərəˈtɒmɪk/

adjective

Physics
Existing or acting between atoms: interatomic forces
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  • Also considered are interatomic forces and valence, the theory of solids, collision problems, radiation theory and relativistic quantum theory.
  • Here, distance is defined as the smallest interatomic distance between any two atoms in a pair of amino acids.
  • All protein atoms and directions of major interatomic currents are shown in figure 1.

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