decay chain

Synonyms: radioactive chain, radioactive series
https://doi.org/10.1351/goldbook.D01537
A series of @N04257@ in which each member transforms into the next through @N04227@ until a @S05900@ @N04257@ has been formed. Synonymous with radioactive chain and radioactive series.
Source:
PAC, 1994, 66, 2513. (Nomenclature for radioanalytical chemistry (IUPAC Recommendations 1994)) on page 2518 [Terms] [Paper]