Share this entry

American English: /ˈaɪsəˌtoʊp/
British English: /ˈʌɪsətəʊp/

Translation of isotope in Spanish:


  • Example sentences
    • Radioactive elements have different isotopes that decay at different rates.
    • Beta radiation is the emission of an electron from the nucleus of a radioactive isotope.
    • The nuclei of the hydrogen isotopes are the proton, the deuteron, and the triton.

Definition of isotope in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources


    Next Score:
    Word of the day haughty
    Pronunciation: ˈhôdē
    arrogantly superior and disdainful
    Cultural fact of the day


    Carnaval is the three days of festivities preceding Lent, characterized by costumes, masks, drinking, music, and dancing. Spain's most colorful carnival is in Santa Cruz, Tenerife, and Cadiz's carnival is also famous. In Spanish-speaking Latin America, the carnivals of Uruguay, Bolivia, and Venezuela are very well known.