mass energy equation

mass-energy equation

[mas-en-er-jee]
noun Physics.
the equation, E=mc2, formulated by Albert Einstein, expressing the equivalence between mass and energy, where E is energy, m is mass, and c is the velocity of light.

Origin:
1940–45

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