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[foh-toh-di-sin-ti-grey-shuh n] /ˌfoʊ toʊ dɪˌsɪn tɪˈgreɪ ʃən/

noun, Physics.
the of a nucleus, induced by its absorption of a photon.
disintegration of an atomic nucleus as a result of its absorption of a photon, usually a gamma ray


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