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Heisenberg uncertainty principle

noun, Physics.
Origin of Heisenberg uncertainty principle
1965-70; named after W. K. Heisenberg Unabridged
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Heisenberg uncertainty principle

a more formal name for uncertainty principle
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Heisenberg uncertainty principle definition

See uncertainty principle.

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