gigaelectron volt

[ gig-uh-i-lek-tron, jig-uh- ]
/ ˈgɪg ə ɪˈlɛk trɒn, ˈdʒɪg ə- /

noun

one billion electron-volts.Abbreviation: GeV, Gev

Nearby words

  1. gig-lamps,
  2. giga-,
  3. gigabit,
  4. gigabyte,
  5. gigacycle,
  6. gigaflop,
  7. gigaflops,
  8. gigahertz,
  9. gigantean,
  10. gigantes

Origin of gigaelectron volt


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