strangeness

  • 1 strangeness — [strānj′nis] n. 1. the state or quality of being strange 2. Particle Physics a property of quarks and certain other elementary particles that explains the longer lifetimes of these particles and is expressed as a quantum number with −1 meaning a… …

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  • 2 Strangeness — Strange ness, n. The state or quality of being strange (in any sense of the adjective). [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 strangeness — index irregularity, nonconformity, quirk (idiosyncrasy) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 4 Strangeness — DESY Blasenkammeraufnahme. Ein von rechts eingeschossenes 3 GeV Photon stieß höchstwahrscheinlich mit einem Proton zusammen (Wasserstoff Blasenkammer). Dabei wurden Teilchen mit Strangeness erzeugt. Die Strangeness S bezeichnet die Quantenzahl… …

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  • 5 Strangeness — Strange|ness 〈[strɛındʒnɛs] f.; ; unz.; Phys.; 〉 ladungsartige Quantenzahl, die eingeführt wurde, um den Zerfall von Hyperonen u. K Mesonen (den sogenannten „fremden Teilchen“) zu erklären; Sy Seltsamkeit (I.2) [<engl. strangeness „Seltsamkeit …

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  • 6 strangeness — /straynj nis/, n. 1. the quality or condition of being strange. 2. Physics. a quantum number assigned the value 1 for one kind of quark, +1 for its antiquark, and 0 for all other quarks; the strangeness of a hadron is the sum of the values for… …

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  • 7 Strangeness — keistumas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. strangeness vok. Seltsamkeit, f; Strangeness, f rus. странность, f pranc. étrangeté, f …

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  • 8 Strangeness — Strange|ness [ streindʒnis] die; <aus engl. strangeness »Fremdartigkeit« zu strange »fremd, eigenartig«> Quantenzahl zur Klassifizierung von Elementarteilchen (Phys.) …

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  • 9 strangeness — strange ► ADJECTIVE 1) unusual or surprising. 2) not previously visited, seen, or encountered. 3) (strange to/at/in) archaic unaccustomed to or unfamiliar with. 4) Physics denoting one of the six flavours of quark. DERIVATIVES strangely adverb …

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  • 10 strangeness — noun Date: 14th century 1. the quality or state of being strange 2. the flavor characterizing a strange quark …

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  • 11 strangeness — noun a) The state or quality of being strange, odd or weird. b) The product or result of being strange. Syn: oddity, weirdness See Also: strange …

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  • 12 strangeness — Synonyms and related words: Kern, NMR, aberration, abnormality, absurdity, alienation, alpha particle, anomaly, antibaryon, anticness, antilepton, antimeson, atomic nucleus, atomic particle, baryon, beta particle, bizarreness, bizarrerie, brain… …

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  • 13 strangeness — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. newness, unfamiliarity, exoticism, novelty, abnormality, singularity, eccentricity, fantasticality, weirdness, remoteness, indescribability, esotericism, esoterism, sense of being alien, unaccustomed quality, strange nature,… …

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  • 14 Strangeness — Strange|ness 〈[strɛındʒnɛs] f.; Gen.: ; Pl.: unz.; Physik〉 Eigenschaft, die die als Quarks bezeichneten Elementarteilchen aufweisen [Etym.: engl., »Merkwürdigkeit«] …

    Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • 15 strangeness — strange·ness || streɪdÊ’nɪs n. quality of being strange …

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  • 16 strangeness — noun 1》 the state or fact of being strange. 2》 Physics one of the six flavours of quark …

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  • 17 strangeness — n. 1. Foreignness. 2. Distance, reserve, coldness, shyness, uncommunicativeness. 3. Uncouthness, oddness, singularity, eccentricity, grotesqueness. 4. Estrangement, alienation, mutual dislike. 5. Wonderfulness, marvellousness, uncommonness …

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  • 18 strangeness — strange·ness …

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  • 19 strangeness — See: strange …

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  • 20 strangeness — strange•ness [[t]ˈstreɪndʒ nɪs[/t]] n. 1) cvb the state, quality, or condition of being strange 2) phs the quantized property assigned to the strange quark • Etymology: 1350–1400 …

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