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From Hick + the patronymic suffix -s.
- A patronymic surname.
Higgs (plural Higgses)
- Short form of Higgs boson.
2012 July 2, Rincon, Paul, “US sees stronger hints of Higgs”, bbc.co.uk, accessed on 2012-07-02:
- The Higgs is the cornerstone of the Standard Model - the most successful theory to explain the workings of the Universe - and explains why all other particles have mass.