negaton

[ neg-uh-ton ]
/ ˈnɛg əˌtɒn /

noun

(not in technical use) electron(def 1).

Nearby words

  1. negative-raising,
  2. negative-strand virus,
  3. negatively,
  4. negativism,
  5. negativity,
  6. negator,
  7. negatory,
  8. negatron,
  9. negentropy,
  10. negev

Origin of negaton

First recorded in 1928; negat(ive) + -on1

Also called neg·a·tron [neg-uh-tron] /ˈnɛg əˌtrɒn/.

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