[ an-tee-noo-tron, -nyoo-, an-tahy- ]
/ ˌæn tiˈnu trɒn, -ˈnyu-, ˌæn taɪ- /
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Also anti-neutron. opposing the building, stockpiling, or use of neutron bombs: The antineutron lobby was outnumbered.
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British Dictionary definitions for antineutron
/ (ˌæntɪˈnjuːtrɒn) /
the antiparticle of a neutron; a particle having the same mass as the neutron but a magnetic moment of opposite sign
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Scientific definitions for antineutron
[ ăn′tē-nōō′trŏn′, ăn′tī- ]
The antiparticle that corresponds to the neutron.
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