[ lam-duh-see ]
/ ˈlæm dəˈsi /
a positively charged baryon with a mean lifetime of approximately 2.1 X 10-13 seconds.
The Curious Chronicle Of The Letter CThe English language is infamously difficult in part because its spelling befuddles even native speakers as letters take on different sounds depending on what letters surround it. Few letters exemplify this trouble more than the third letter of the English alphabet: C. Think about these words: cease, coin, chic, indict, and discrepancy. In this string of terms, C sounds like S, K, Sh, and in …
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