from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- abbreviation billion electron volts
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- initialism physics (US)
billion electron volt, 109 eV. A unit used for measuring the energy of subatomic particles.
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They replaced the front panel of the console and Tad looked at the BeV meter.
There was only the needle climbing on the BeV meter.
"The forecast Kennedy gave us was upwards of twelve thousand BeV at Earthpoint," said Anoshi.
We can now observe with our own eyes all the strange processes which occur when high-energy beams from BeV machines are directed into your chamber.
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Evidently Tad went out as soon as their BeV showed it was safe to do so. "