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Comp'ton effect"



Physics.
the increase in wavelength of monochromatic, electromagnetic radiation, as a beam of photons or x-rays, when it is scattered by particles whose size is small compared to the wavelength of the radiation. Also called Comp'ton-De•bye' effect" Pronunciation: (komp'tun-de-bī'). Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/compton-effect.html on line 81 [key]

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/compton-effect.html on line 113 Compton effect (Encyclopedia)

 

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