geon

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Coined by J A Wheeler from gravitational electromagnetic entity.

Noun[edit]

geon (plural geons)

  1. (physics) A hypothetical electromagnetic or gravitational wave held together in a confined region by the gravitational attraction of its own field energy.
  2. (psychology) Any of a group of geometric forms capable of being recognised as a component of a real object

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Proto-Germanic *jainaz, whence also Old High German jenēr, Old Norse hinn

Adjective[edit]

ġeon

  1. yon