interaction

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elementary particle with positive charge; interaction of a positron and an electron results in annihilation antielectron , positron
particle that has the same mass as another particle but has opposite values for its other properties; interaction of a particle and its antiparticle results in annihilation and the production of radiant energy antiparticle
relation resulting from interaction or dependence association
(physics) the interaction that binds protons and neutrons together in the nuclei of atoms; mediated by gluons color force , strong force , strong interaction
(physics) the characteristic of quarks that determines their role in the strong interaction; each flavor of quarks comes in three colors color , colour
close interaction contact
communicative interaction contact , touch
skillful and effective interaction of movements coordination
psychoanalyst's displacement of emotion onto the patient or more generally the psychoanalyst's emotional involvement in the therapeutic interaction countertransference
(physics) the probability that a particular interaction (as capture or ionization) will take place between particles; measured in barns cross section
contradiction of ideas that serves as the determining factor in their interaction dialectic
system formed by the interaction of a community of organisms with their physical environment ecosystem
measuring instrument that uses the interaction of the magnetic fields of two coils to measure current or voltage or power electrodynamometer
interaction between charged elementary particles that is intermediate in strength between the strong and weak interactions; mediated by photons electromagnetic interaction
any of various units of electricity based on forces of interaction between electric charges electrostatic unit
party of people assembled for social interaction out of doors fete champetre , garden party , lawn party
United States physicist who contributed to the theory of the interaction of photons and electrons (1918-1988) Feynman , Richard Feynman , Richard Phillips Feynman
particle that mediates the interaction of two elementary particles gauge boson
mutual interaction; the activity of reciprocating or exchanging (especially information) give-and-take , interchange , reciprocation
gauge boson that mediates strong interaction among quarks gluon
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