One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
- another term for isomer (sense 2)
- ‘In 2002, the deputy undersecretary of defense for science and technology asked the Institute for Defense Analyses to examine the evidence and prospects for controlled extraction of energy from the nuclear isomers.’
- ‘Scientists have known for many years that the nuclei of some elements, such as hafnium, can exist in a high-energy state, or nuclear isomer, that slowly decays to a low-energy state by emitting gamma rays.’
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