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subatomic particlenoun [C]

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an ​extremelysmallpiece of ​matter that is ​smaller than an ​atom or ​found inside an ​atom, such as a proton, neutron, or electron
(Definition of subatomic particle from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “subatomic particle”
in Chinese (Simplified) 亚原子粒子…
in Chinese (Traditional) 次原子粒子…
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