Either of two subatomic particles in the baryon family, one neutral and one positively charged, with masses of 4,826 and 4,834 times that of an electron and average lifetimes of 3.5 X 10-13 and 9.8 X 10-14 seconds, respectively. See Table at subatomic particle.
The Curious Chronicle Of The Letter CRead more in this article about some frequently asked questions and fun facts related to our definitions.
Learn The Strange Link Between The Letters C And GCan you imagine a world in which the sounds of G and C were both represented by the letter C? Try to imacine it. Believe it or not, for much of their history, the sounds of C and G were represented by the same symbol. Eventually, however, both sounds received their own differentiated symbols. Both G and C have their origin in the Phoenician letter gimel, …
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