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Z particle

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Z particle

noun
1.
(physics) a type of neutral elementary particle considered to transmit the weak interaction between other elementary particles. Z particles have a rest mass of 1.62557 × 10–25 kg Also called Z boson See also W particle
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Z particle  
See Z boson.
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