nucleon

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See also: nucléon, nucleón, and núcleon

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

nucleus +‎ -on

Noun[edit]

nucleon (plural nucleons)

  1. One of the subatomic particles of the atomic nucleus, i.e. a proton or a neutron.
    • 2018, Borissov Guennadi, Story Of Antimatter, The: Matter's Vanished Twin, →ISBN, page 91:
      After several launches of their balloon, the scientists registered more than 40 million nuclei of helium in the cosmic rays, but not a single nucleon of antihelium.

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Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From nucleus

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈny.kleː.ɔn/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: nu‧cle‧on

Noun[edit]

nucleon n (plural nucleonen)

  1. nucleon

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Venetian[edit]

Noun[edit]

Venetian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia vec

nucleon m (plural nucleuni)

  1. (physics) nucleon