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delayed

[dih-leyd] /dɪˈleɪd/
adjective, Physics.
1.
of or pertaining to a particle, as a neutron or alpha particle, that is emitted from an excited nucleus formed in a nuclear reaction, the emission occurring some time after the reaction is completed.
Related forms
undelayed, adjective
well-delayed, adjective
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