What does angstrom mean?

angstrom meaning in Etymology Dictionary

device of length add up to 100 millionth of a centimeter (used determine wavelengths of light), 1892, known as for Swedish physicist Anders Ångstr

angstrom meaning in General Dictionary

a metric product of length add up to one ten billionth of a meter (or 0.0001 micron); regularly specify wavelengths of electromagnetic radiation

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Sentence Examples with the word angstrom

Upsala, however, is a place where the auroral spectrum can often be observed in the sky, even when no aurora is visible, and it has generally been believed that what Angstrom really saw was an auroral and not a zodiacal spectrum.

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