Physics. an abrupt transition of a system described by quantum mechanics from one of its discrete states to another, as the fall of an electron in an atom to an orbit of lower energy.
any sudden and significant change, advance, or increase.
A change from one quantum state to another, as when an electron orbiting a nucleus moves from one shell to another with the loss or gain of a quantum of energy.
- Quantum medicine
noun multidisciplinary research using quantum physics to show that the human body is controlled and regulated by the human energy system; also, a branch of medicine that manipulates the body’s energy to treat and prevent disease Examples Quantum medicine is a combination of German functional medicine, Oriental medicine, Herbal/Homeopathic, and Quantum Physics.
- Quantum meruit
/ˈmɛruːɪt/ uknown 1. as much as he has earned: denoting a payment for goods or services in partial fulfilment of a contract or for those supplied when no price has been agreed
noun, Physics. 1. any integer or half of an odd integer that distinguishes one of the discrete states of a quantum-mechanical system. 2. any number that distinguishes among different members of a family of elementary particles. noun 1. (physics) one of a set of integers or half-integers characterizing the energy states of a particle or […]
noun 1. the branch of optics dealing with light as a stream of photons, each possessing a quantum of energy proportional to the frequency of light when it is considered as a wave motion.