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The state of any particle or body on which the there is an imbalance between electrons and protons. An excess of electrons causes a negative charge; a deficiency of electrons causes a positive charge. Electric charge, ELECTRIC FORCE and ELECTRIC POTENTIAL DIFFERENCE are fundamental to much of physiology.
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D] is the same as for a low-temperature plasma containing electrons, ions and neutral atoms (molecules), and a solid-state <<metal plasma>> (an electrically neutral substance consisting of a negatively charged <<electron gas>> and ionized positively charged metal atoms) corresponds in order of magnitude to the value of [[DELTA].
It is a complete annihilation usually occurred between same flavor quark and antiquark and forms structureless, colorless, and electrically neutral leptons such as [v.
Because they are electrically neutral, they are oblivious to the sunAAEs magnetic field and continue to hurtle beyond its influence into interstellar space.
plasma An electrically neutral, highly ionized gas made of ions, electrons and neutral particles.
The Xlamp XP-E LED comhines lighting-class performance and reliability of the XLamp XR-E LED in a package with an 80 percent smaller footprint The Xlamp XP-E LED suits applications with wide viewing angles, symmetrical package, unlimited floor life and electrically neutral thermal path.
The atomic nucleus contains a mix of positively charged protons and electrically neutral neutrons.
The Stablo EX uses AC voltage to power its corona, delivering a stream of positive and negative ions in rapid alternation from its discharge needle, so the unit will not create an inverse charge, the mirror problem to static, yielding an electrically neutral outcome.
Isotopes are atoms that have the same number of protons, or positively charged particles, but a different number of neutrons, or electrically neutral particles, from other atoms of the same element.
Earlier studies with radio telescopes showed that a vast reservoir of electrically neutral hydrogen gas rotates in a very orderly fashion around NGC 4625.
The styles include a double-level feed-through block, a ground block, a double level interconnected block and a feed-through block for electrically neutral circuits.
2]O is electrically neutral overall, the hydrogen and oxygen arrangement give it a positive charge at one end and negative charge at the other.
A weeklong international conference opened Thursday in Osaka to discuss the latest findings in particle physics research, including the increased likelihood that neutrinos -- tiny, electrically neutral, subatomic particles -- possess mass.

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