What are excited states?

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Noun
  1. plural of excited state
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The study of the excited states properties has shown that its photoreactivity in neutral aqueous medium is singlet initiated.
A modification of the absorption spectra observed upon a self-association can be explained in terms of either localized or delocalized excited states.
The photon stimulates other excited states to release photons of the same energy, thus amplifying the signal and forming a laser beam.
Nuclear isomers are excited states that eventually decay to the ground state, mostly by gamma radiation.
By finding the energies of the excited states of a hydrogen atom, we can get an insight into the electromagnetic forces that bind it together.

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