half-life


half-life
(= t1/2)
The period over which the activity or concentration of a specified chemical or element falls to half its original activity or concentration. Typically applied to the half-life of radioactive atoms but also applicable to any other situation where the population is of molecules of diminishing concentration or activity.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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