neutrino

noun neu·tri·no \ nü-ˈtrē-(ˌ)nō , nyü- \

Definition of neutrino

plural neutrinos
:an uncharged elementary particle that is believed to have a very small mass, that has any of three forms, and that interacts only rarely with other particles

neutrinoless

play \nü-ˈtrē-(ˌ)nō-ləs, nyü-\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of neutrino

Italian, from neutro neutral, neuter, from Latin neutr-, neuter


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neutrino

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Definition of neutrino for English Language Learners

  • physics : a particle that is smaller than an atom and that has no electrical charge


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neutrino

noun neu·tri·no \ n(y)ü-ˈtrē-(ˌ)nō \

medical Definition of neutrino

plural neutrinos
:an uncharged elementary particle that is believed to be massless or to have a very small mass, that has any of three forms, and that interacts only rarely with other particles

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