angstrom unit

angstrom unit
a metric unit of length equal to one ten billionth of a meter (or 0.0001 micron); used to specify wavelengths of electromagnetic radiation
Syn: ↑angstrom, ↑A
Hypernyms: ↑metric linear unit
Part Holonyms: ↑nanometer, ↑nanometre, ↑nm, ↑millimicron, ↑micromillimeter, ↑micromillimetre
Part Meronyms: ↑picometer, ↑picometre, ↑micromicron

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