boson

noun bo·son \ ˈbō-ˌsän , -ˌzän \

Definition of boson

: a particle (such as a photon or meson) whose spin quantum number is zero or an integral number — compare fermion

bosonic

play \ˌbō-ˈsä-nik, -ˈzä-\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of boson

Satyendranath Bose †1974 Indian physicist + English 2-on


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