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subatomic particle

n.
Any of various units of matter below the size of an atom, including the elementary particles and hadrons.
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Over the last century, scientists have discovered even smaller sub-atomic particles -- particles such as quarks, leptons and bosons that cannot be divided any further and are referred to as elementary particles.
The prize for medicine was awarded on Monday for work in developing drugs to fight parasitic diseases, while the physics prize went to researchers investigating ghostly sub-atomic particles known as neutrinos.
The machine uses sub-atomic particles - called protons - to destroy cancerous cells.
Then there's the quantum computer based on the spooky reality that some sub-atomic particles can be in different places at the same time...providing almost out-of-this-world computing speed and power.
Chairman PAEC: CERN has contributed to the discovery of several sub-atomic particles. During July 2012 CERN announced the discovery of the elusive Higgs boson sometimes also called the god particle which was detected on several detectors one of which was made by Pakistan.
It is to be mentioned here that CERN has contributed to the discovery of several sub-atomic particles. During July 2012 CERN announced the discovery of the elusive Higgs boson sometimes also called the god particle which was detected on several detectors one of which was made by Pakistan.
London: CERN's Large Hadron Collider will be turned back on in March and a few weeks later will start smashing sub-atomic particles together again at nearly double its previous power, helping scientists hunt for clues about the universe.
Proton beam therapy uses beams of protons (sub-atomic particles) to achieve the same cell-killing effect.
I would therefore contend that Warren has confused modes of existence with degrees of existence while assuming (without argumentation) that certain modes of existence (e.g., God, holiness, sacred space) should be considered more real while other modes of existence (sub-atomic particles, demons) should be considered less real.
11 ( ANI ): Scientists have solved a major problem with the current standard model of cosmology by combining results from the Planck spacecraft and measurements of gravitational lensing in order to deduce the mass of ghostly sub-atomic particles called neutrinos.
a basketball drum." In addition, she suggests in "Basketball = Life" that bounce can be found in everything from the movement of sub-atomic particles to the movement of the universe, and from "a drop of blood" to "a gasp of air." And if you think Lithuanians playing basketball "on skates, on ice" is purely the author's creative license, then do an internet search!
The spheres are equally suggestive of vast stellar clusters and sub-atomic particles. The infinite is born of the molecular.