superatom (plural superatoms)

  1. (physics, chemistry) A metamaterial, a cluster of atoms which acts like a single atom. It seems to exhibit some of the properties of elemental atoms.
  2. (organic chemistry) One or more atoms of a basic structure that are replaced by amplificants in the amplification process of phane nomenclature
  • French: superatome
  • German: Superatom
  • Italian: superatomo
  • Portuguese: superátomo
  • Russian: сверхатом
  • Spanish: superátomo

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