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Origin of collision
OTHER WORDS FROM collisioncol·li·sion·al, adjectivean·ti·col·li·sion, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH collisioncollision , collusion
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When physicists model particle collisions they use a tool called a Feynman diagram, a simple schematic invented by Richard Feynman in the 1940s.The Mathematical Structure of Particle Collisions Comes Into View|Charlie Wood|August 20, 2020|Quanta Magazine
Those checks could include collecting more data with the LHC or seeing if other particle collision experiments produce similar results.This is the first known particle with four of the same kind of quark|Maria Temming|July 7, 2020|Science News
Energy from the exoplanet’s star could have heated the atmosphere enough that it blew or boiled away, or collisions with other planets could have tossed out the gas atmosphere but left the rocky core.A newfound exoplanet may be the exposed core of a gas giant|Lisa Grossman|July 1, 2020|Science News
We see that if you have a collision of high enough energies, then the laws of physics are a little bit different.
As it falls back to the ground, it can leave a fine layer of rocky bits atop any crater that the collision caused.Rover finds ‘layer cake’ below ground on moon’s farside|Lisa Grossman|March 25, 2020|Science News For Students
Physicians are overwhelmed because we are in the middle of a collision of powerful unrestrained forces.
In November, Kiir dissolved all internal party structures, setting the two men on a collision course.Before There’s a Genocide: The Slaughter in South Sudan Must Stop|Justine Fleischner, John Prendergast|April 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The train is once again on a collision course with five innocent people.
From the Colorado train that fell into a creek to the North Carolina collision, see more rail disasters.The Five Deadliest Train Derailments in U.S. History|The Daily Beast|December 2, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Collision Low Crossers: A Year Inside the Turbulent World of NFL Football by Nicholas Dawidoff.
Within two minutes of the collision every living man was clear of the Dervish mass.The River War|Winston S. Churchill
Images become blunted by their collision just as do bodies by friction.Essay on the Creative Imagination|Th. Ribot
Mr. Blair was constantly coming into collision with Mr. Stanton.Abraham Lincoln|William Eleroy Curtis
This trek would have brought the emigrants into collision with the English settlers who had shortly before entered Mashonaland.Impressions of South Africa|James Bryce
They come because holiness in the godly and sin in the world have come into collision.A Lamp to the Path|W. K. Tweedie