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photonnoun [C]

uk   /ˈfəʊ.tɒn/  us   /ˈfoʊ.tɑːn/ specialized
a single unit of light
(Definition of photon from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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photonnoun [C]

 /ˈfoʊ·tɑn/
physics a very small piece of matter that is the basic unit of electromagnetic energy, and that travels in waves and carries light and other forms of radiation
(Definition of photon from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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in Spanish Fotón…
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in Thai โฟตอน…
in Chinese (Simplified) 光子,光量子…
in Indonesian foton…
in Chinese (Traditional) 光子,光量子…
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