HyperDic: electron_shell

English > 1 sense of the expression electron shell:
NOUNgroupelectron shella grouping of electrons surrounding the nucleus of an atom
English > electron shell: 1 sense > noun 1, group
MeaningA grouping of electrons surrounding the nucleus of an atom.
Example"the chemical properties of an atom are determined by the outermost electron shell"
Broadergroup, groupingAny number of entities (members) considered as a unit
Catalancapa d'electrons

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