Definition of isotopically in English:

isotopically

adverb

Chemistry
  • See isotope

    • ‘Consequently, white mica populations and even individual grains may represent compositionally and isotopically heterogeneous systems.’
    • ‘Likewise, isotopically substituted lipid membranes can be differentiated from protein adlayers and even each other with the proper selection of unique isotopic labels.’
    • ‘With its origin in the local electron distribution, the chemical shift is a sensitive reporter of the chemical environment of isotopically labeled atoms.’
    • ‘Winter and summer laminae differences are significant and are isotopically depleted with respect to water column organic carbon.’
    • ‘During interglacial periods the ice caps melt and return the isotopically light water to the oceans, where it mixes rapidly.’

Pronunciation

isotopically

/ʌɪsəˈtɒpɪk(ə)li/