linac

[ lin-ak ]
/ ˈlɪn æk /

noun Physics.

Origin of linac

1945–50; lin(ear) ac(celerator)
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British Dictionary definitions for linac

linac

/ (ˈlɪnæk) /

noun

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Science definitions for linac

linac

[ lĭnăk′ ]

Short for linear accelerator.
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