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tevatron

[tev-uh-tron] /ˈtɛv əˌtrɒn/
noun
1.
an accelerator in which protons or antiprotons are raised to energies of a few trillion electron-volts.
Origin
1980-1985
1980-85; TeV + -atron, as in betatron, bevatron
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