To see details on the word
elementary particles
please enable javascript.

elementary particles


According to the Standard Model, quarks, leptons, and gauge bosons are the three types of elementary particles.
  physics:  a particle not known to be composed of smaller particles
Home
 Mark word for later review on this computer
elementary particles elementary particle
Notes:
At one time, atoms were thought to be elementary particles. Until 1932, the proton, neutron, and electron were thought to be elementary. In the Standard Model, quarks, leptons, and gauge bosons are elementary particles.
Web Links:
(try right-click if popups are disabled)
Dictionary - Vocabulary.com®
Dictionary/Synonyms - Google®
Dictionary List - OneLook®
Wikipedia Article
Google Images
Samples:
  • According to the Standard Model, quarks, leptons, and gauge bosons are the three types of elementary particles.
Search for samples from other sources:
(try right-click if popups are disabled)
Interest -- Source
General -- Google News®
General -- Time® Magazine
General -- Twitter®
Associated words [difficulty]:   elementary particles , quark [9]
     If popups are enabled: Search in OneLook®   If Flash® is also enabled: Search in Visuwords®
Most commonly used in these subjects:   Science, Engineering, Philosophy
Home
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading