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The Phenomenon of Wings as a Vibrational Raman Effect: A Correction


WE have shown in our previous experiments1 that the wings accompanying the primary scattered line in liquids are mostly connected not with the rotation of molecules but with slow oscillations probably characteristic of the crystal lattice, and have pointed out that this phenomenon is thus connected with quasi-crystalline structure of liquids.

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    NATURE, 135, 100, Jan. 19; 431, March 16, 1935.

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