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(dawl-ton) The atomic mass unit; a measure of mass for atoms and subatomic particles.
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in reference to a system of school education designed by Helen Parkhurst, 1920, from Dalton, Massachusetts, U.S., where it was first adopted. For Daltonism see color blindness.
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A unit of molecular mass approximately equal to that of a hydrogen atom or 1.66 x 10-24 grams. Alternatively, there is approximately 1 mole of daltons per gram.
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A dalton is a unit of mass equal to 1/12 the mass of a carbon-12 atom. The abbreviation for dalton is amu or u. 1 amu = 1.66053873x10-27 kgAlso Known As: atomic mass unit, amu
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A unit of mass equivalent to the mass of a hydrogen atom (1.66 x 10-24
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One twelfth of the mass of an atom of the isotope carbon-12, equal to 1.66033 × 10–27kg. Also known as the atomic mass unit or the unified mass unit. The mass of a molecule in daltons is close to the number of protons plus neutrons contained in its constituent atoms.
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(n) English chemist and physicist who formulated atomic theory and the law of partial pressures; gave the first description of red-green color blindness (1766-1844)
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Unit of molecular mass approximately equal to the mass of a hydrogen atom (1.66 × 10−24 g).
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Atomic mass is not measured in pounds or grams. Scientists used something called Daltons. One Dalton is equal to one-twelfth the mass of a carbon atom. Scientists also call a Dalton an Atomic Mass Uni [..]
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A unit of mass designated as one-sixteenth the mass of oxygen-16, the lightest and most abundant isotope of oxygen. The dalton is equivalent to one mass unit.
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British fiscal economist and prominent Labour politician, Hugh Dalton was a student of A.C. Pigou and J.M. Keynes. His main professional interest was ...
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measure of molecular weight or mass. One hydrogen atom has mass of 1 Da. Proteins and other macromolecule molecular weights are usually measured in kDa or kD (kilodaltons) - 1000 Da.
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