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particle physics

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Physics
particle physicsˈparticle ˌphysics noun [uncountable]  HPthe study of the way that parts of atoms develop and behave
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particle physicsNew textbooks on nuclear and particle physics are thin on the ground.Members of three such generations have been discovered; until recently there was no evidence from particle physics to rule out more.Recent developments in particle physics suggest that every nucleon may itself have a nucleus.Such calculations also provide an insight into particle physics.That's why its discovery is the last goal for the time being of particle physics.The explanations were so arcane I would have made more headway with a textbook on particle physics.I could see Phagu standing at a blackboard teaching particle physics.The particle physics is cutting-edge.
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