J/psi particle

noun
\ ˌjā-ˈsī- How to pronounce J/psi particle (audio) , -ˈpsī-\

Definition of J/psi particle

: an unstable neutral fundamental particle of the meson group that has a mass about 6000 times the mass of an electron

called also J particle, J/psi, psi particle

First Known Use of J/psi particle

1977, in the meaning defined above

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