synchrocyclotron

noun syn·chro·cy·clo·tron \ ˌsiŋ-(ˌ)krō-ˈsī-klə-ˌträn , ˌsin- \
|Updated on: 3 Jul 2018

Definition of synchrocyclotron

: a modified cyclotron that achieves greater energies for the charged particles by compensating for the variation in mass that the particles experience with increasing velocity

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1947

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