Neutrino

   A fundamental particle produced in stars. They are hard to detect since they pass through everything with virtually no interaction. They can pass completely through the Earth, or your body, as easily as they pass through the near vacuum of space.

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  • Neutrino — Klassifikation Elementarteilchen Fermion Lepton Eigenschaften Ladung neutral Masse (E …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Neutrino — Composición Partícula elemental Familia Fermión Interacción Débil y Gravedad Estado descubierta …   Wikipedia Español

  • neutrino — [ nøtrino ] n. m. • 1935; mot it., de neutro « neutre » ♦ Particule (lepton) électriquement neutre, de masse infime, de spin 1/2, capable de traverser toute matière. Neutrino de l électron. ⇒aussi antineutrino. ● neutrino nom masculin (de… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • neutrino — NEUTRÍNO s.m. (fiz.) Particulă elementară neutră, stabilă, cu masa foarte mică. [pr.: ne u ] – Din fr., engl. neutrino, germ. Neutrino. Trimis de GabiAlex, 15.06.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  neutríno s. m. (sil. tri ) …   Dicționar Român

  • neutrino — (n.) neutral particle smaller than a neutron, 1934, from It. neutrino, coined 1933 by Italian physicist Enrico Fermi (1901 1954) from neutro neuter (see NEUTER (Cf. neuter) (adj.)) + ino, dim. suffix …   Etymology dictionary

  • neutrino — [no͞o trē′nō, nyo͞otrē nō] n. pl. neutrinos [It, coined by FERMI Enrico < neutrone (< NEUTRON) + dim. suffix ino] Particle Physics any of three stable leptons having a mass approaching zero and no charge: a neutrino has almost no… …   English World dictionary

  • neutrino — s. m. [Física] Partícula elementar do grupo dos léptons, isenta de carga elétrica e de massa mínima, obtida nas desintegrações atômicas.   ‣ Etimologia: neutro + ino …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • neutrino — neutríno m DEFINICIJA fiz. elementarna čestica, lepton, bez električnog naboja (električki neutralna) i spina 1/2 (fermion), bez mase (ili vrlo male mase); postoje tri vrste neutrina: elektronski (znak νε), mionski (znak nm) i tau (znak nt)… …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • neutrino — (De neutro e ino). m. Fís. Partícula eléctricamente neutra, cuya masa es inapreciable …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • neutrino — ► NOUN (pl. neutrinos) ▪ a subatomic particle with a mass close to zero and no electric charge. ORIGIN Italian, from neutro neutral …   English terms dictionary

  • Neutrino — For other uses, see Neutrino (disambiguation). Neutrino/Antineutrino The first use of a hydrogen bubble chamber to detect neutrinos, on November 13, 1970. A neutrino hit a proton in a hydrogen atom. The collision occurred at the point where three …   Wikipedia

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