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A flavorless meson has a flavor quantum number of zero.
  physics:  a subatomic particle consisting of a quark-antiquark pair
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mesons meson
Strongly Associated with:   baryon
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  • A flavorless meson has a flavor quantum number of zero.
  • Quarks and mesons?
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
  • The reason why it was published in the form of a micro sub meson electronic component is that if it were printed in normal book form, an interstellar hitchhiker would require several inconveniently large buildings to carry it around in.
    Douglas Adams  --  The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
    Alfred Bester  --  The Demolished Man

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  • Did they really believe quarks and mesons inspired the average human being?
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
  • The principle of generating small amounts of finite improbability by simply hooking the logic circuits of a Bambleweeny 57 Sub-Meson Brain to an atomic vector plotter suspended in a strong Brownian Motion producer (say a nice hot cup of tea) were of course well understood—and such generators were often used to break the ice at parties by making all the molecules in the hostess’s undergarments leap simultaneously one foot to the left, in accordance with the Theory of Indeterminacy.
    Douglas Adams  --  The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
  • Use the Lord’s name in vain all you like," he laughed, "just don’t slander any quarks or mesons."
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
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Associated words [difficulty]:   meson [8]
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