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diatomicadjective [not gradable]

 /ˌdɑɪ·əˈtɑm·ɪk/
chemistry describes a molecule that has two atoms of the same kind
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diatomicadjective

uk   /ˌdaɪ.əˈtɒm.ɪk/  us   /ˌdaɪ.əˈtɑː.mɪk/ specialized
A diatomic molecule consists of two atoms of the same type: The symbol for diatomic nitrogen is N2.
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Translations of “diatomic”
in Spanish Diatómico…
in Vietnamese hai nguyên tử…
in Malaysian dwiatom…
in Thai ที่ประกอบด้วย 2 อะตอม…
in Chinese (Simplified) 双原子的(分子)…
in Indonesian dwiatom…
in Chinese (Traditional) 雙原子的(分子)…
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