anticoincidence

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Etymology[edit]

anti- +‎ coincidence

Noun[edit]

anticoincidence (plural anticoincidences)

  1. (physics) The occurrence of one event without the simultaneous occurrence of another

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  • Used attributively in the names of devices which detect and track charged particles

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