Definition of 'ion'
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Stay Well This Winter (1989) Times, Sunday Times (2007) The Beat Fatigue Workbook - how to identify the causes (1988) Times, Sunday Times (2009)
This is because it has more negative ions in it than normal.PCOS DIET BOOK: How you can use the nutritional approach to deal with polycystic ovary syndrome (2002)
There is not a negative ion in her body.Times, Sunday Times (2012) Stay Well This Winter (1989)
Something similar often happens to parents and teens as they go through the negative ions of adolescence.Christianity Today (2000) The Hayfever Handbook - a summer survival guide (1988) Stay Well This Winter (1989) Times, Sunday Times (2009)
They have shown the cause to be an imbalance of positive ions which leads to chemicals being released into the bloodstream.Survive the Nine to Five - a woman's guide to working well (1989) The Sun (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2008)
He suspected that the droplets might be collecting around ions, electrically charged atoms in the air.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The lithium ion battery is made up of 48 modules.Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2013) The Dictionary of Nutritional Health (1986)
The tremendously high count of positive ions found in most modern offices is detrimental to health and well-being.Survive the Nine to Five - a woman's guide to working well (1989) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
This produces an avalanche of electrons and positive ions and the movement of the electrons and the ions produces an electric signal on the wire.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
The electric motor can also be used for recharging the vehicle's lightweight lithium ion battery when you are braking.The Sun (2008)
He said that his staff were still struggling to identify the precise cause, given that aircraft do not generally use lithium ion batteries.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Their action relies upon inhibiting the passage of calcium ions (electrically charged calcium atoms) into the smooth muscle walls.Lower Your Blood Pressure in 4 Easy Stages (1989)
In human mitochondria, it takes ten hydrogen ions to crank the protein through a full circle and thus produce three molecules of ATP.Eating the Sun: How Plants Power the Planet (2007)
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Definition of ion from the Collins English Dictionary