antilepton

[an-tee-lep-ton, an-tahy-]

noun Physics.

the antiparticle of a lepton.

Nearby words

  1. antihydrogen,
  2. antihypertensive,
  3. antiknock,
  4. antikythera,
  5. antilegomena,
  6. antilife,
  7. antilithic,
  8. antilles,
  9. antilles current,
  10. antilochus


Origin of antilepton


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British Dictionary definitions for antilepton

antilepton

noun

physics the antiparticle of any of the leptons
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Science definitions for antilepton

antilepton

[ăn′tē-lĕptŏn, ăn′tī-]

The antiparticle that corresponds to a lepton.
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