Also called separation energy. the energy required to decompose a molecule, atom, or nucleus into its constituent particles, equal to the energy equivalent of the mass defect.
the energy required to separate a single particle or group of particles from a molecule, atom, or nucleus.
the energy that must be supplied to a stable nucleus before it can undergo fission. It is equal to the mass defect
the energy required to remove a particle from a system, esp an electron from an atom
- Binding handle
- Binding post
one of several metal pegs or rods, fitted into a loose-leaf binder, for holding sheets with prepunched holes. Historical Examples The Traveling Engineers’ Association Anonymous Electricity for Boys J. S. Zerbe Electric Gas Lighting Norman H. Schneider The Library of Work and Play: Electricity and Its Everyday Uses John F. Woodhull The Library of Work […]
- Binding rafter
a timber for supporting rafters between their extremities, as a purlin.
- Binding strake
a very strong, heavy strake of planking, especially one next to a sheer strake. Historical Examples Toilers of the Sea Victor Hugo