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torsion
American English: /ˈtɔrʃən/
British English: /ˈtɔːʃ(ə)n/

Translation of torsion in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • Example sentences
    • As the cantilever executes small torsion resonant oscillations by twisting about its long axis, the cantilever's free end and the AFM tip rotate a very small angle about that axis.
    • As only library rotamers are used for heavy atom conformers, these are near torsion minima and their torsion energies are set to zero.
    • The overall conformational energy of a molecular system is presented as the sum of van-der-Waals interactions, electrostatic interactions, and torsion energies.

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