boson

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See also: Boson, bóson, and bosón

English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From SN Bose (Indian physicist) +‎ -on.

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Noun[edit]

boson (plural bosons)

  1. (physics) A particle with totally symmetric composite quantum states, which exempts them from the Pauli exclusion principle, and that hence obeys Bose–Einstein statistics. They have integer spin. Among them are many elementary particles, and some (gauge bosons) are known to carry the fundamental forces. Compare fermion.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Contraction of boatswain.

Noun[edit]

boson (plural bosons)

  1. (obsolete) A boatswain.

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Dutch[edit]

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Noun[edit]

boson n (plural bosonen, diminutive bosonnetje n)

  1. (physics) boson

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French[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

boson m (plural bosons)

  1. (physics) boson

Latin[edit]

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Noun[edit]

boson n (genitive bosonis); third declension

  1. (physics) boson

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative boson bosonēs
genitive bosonis bosonum
dative bosonī bosonibus
accusative bosonem bosonēs
ablative bosone bosonibus
vocative boson bosonēs

Northern Sami[edit]

Noun[edit]

boson

  1. fan (electrical device)

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

boson n

  1. (physics) boson

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

boson n

  1. (physics) boson

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

boson c

  1. (physics) boson

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