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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Pronunciation[edit]

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

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Latin[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

boson n (genitive bosōnis); third declension

  1. (physics) boson

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative boson bosōnēs
genitive bosōnis bosōnum
dative bosōnī bosōnibus
accusative bosōnem bosōnēs
ablative bosōne bosōnibus
vocative boson bosōnēs

Northern Sami[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From bossut +‎ -n.

Noun[edit]

boson

  1. fan (electrical device)

Inflection[edit]

Odd, no gradation
Nominative boson
Genitive bosona
Singular Plural
Nominative boson bosonat
Accusative bosona bosoniid
Genitive bosona bosoniid
Illative bosonii bosoniidda
Locative bosonis bosoniin
Comitative bosoniin bosoniiguin
Essive bosonin
Possessive forms
Singular Dual Plural
1st person bosonan bosoneame bosoneamet
2nd person bosonat bosoneatte bosoneattet
3rd person bosonis bosoneaskka bosoneaset

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

Declension[edit]

Declension of boson 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative boson bosonen bosoner bosonerna
Genitive bosons bosonens bosoners bosonernas