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Definition of: antiparticle

(anti·pär′ti·kəl) noun Physics
An elementary particle, as a positron, antiproton, antineutron, etc., equal in mass to another elementary particle, as an electron, proton, neutron, etc., but opposite to it in charge and in magnetic properties. Contact between a particle and its opposite results in mutual annihilation and the release of energy.

Most often used phrases:

particle antiparticle
antiparticle pairs
antiparticle antibaryon
electron s antiparticle
antiparticle scattering

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