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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The antiparticle of the neutron.

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  • n. The antiparticle corresponding to a neutron.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The antiparticle of a neutron. It has the same mass as a neutron, but a spin and magnetic moment opposite that of the neutron.

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  • n. the antiparticle of a neutron

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  • When an antineutron collides with a beryllium nucleus, it annihilates one neutron, and the mutual annihilation releases around nine times the energy of a fissioning uranium atom.

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  • The major region of administration by for the neutron and antineutron.

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