Translation of mass number in Spanish:

mass number

número de masa, n.



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    número de masa masculine
    • The mass number gives you the total number of protons and neutrons in the nucleus of that element.
    • Mathematical calculations employing the proportions and mass numbers have assigned titanium a mean atomic weight of 47.88.
    • The sum of the protons and neutrons is called the mass number.
    • Different isotopes of the same element have different mass numbers because their nuclei contain different numbers of neutrons.
    • Various numbers are used to define nuclei: the atomic number, Z, is the number of protons, while the mass number is the sum of the atomic number and the number of neutrons, N.