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semi-classical

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Definition of semi-classical in English:

adjective

Physics
(Of a theory or method) intermediate between a classical or Newtonian description and one based on quantum mechanics or relativity.
Example sentences
  • It remains the case that most people are quite skeptical that we will ever make sense of the Euclidean path integral, especially in the semi-classical regime.
  • One might have anticipated that the nature of very low-frequency modes might be amenable to semiclassical analysis.
  • Rotational contributions were estimated in the semiclassical approximation for the free rotor considering both monomers and dimers as rigid molecules.

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