mean residence time

of adsorbed molecules
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The mean time during which the molecules remain on the surface of the @[email protected], i.e. the mean time interval between impact and @[email protected]
Source:
PAC, 1976, 46, 71. (Manual of Symbols and Terminology for Physicochemical Quantities and Units - Appendix II. Definitions, Terminology and Symbols in Colloid and Surface Chemistry. Part II: Heterogeneous Catalysis) on page 79 [Terms] [Paper]