radio recombination line
xatt-e bâzmiyâzeš-e râdioyi
Fr.: raie de recombinaison radio
A → recombination line whose wavelength lies in the radio range of the electromagnetic spectrum. Radio recombination lines are the result of electronic transitions between high energy levels (n > 50) in an atom or ion.
Fr.: raie de recombinaison
An → emission line in a spectrum produced in an → H II region when a free electron combines with an ionized atom to form a neutral atom or an ion of lower → ionization stage. Same as → free-bound emission.