Definitions

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

  • n. A metal or glass tube filled with gas that is ionized by passing charged particles, producing within the tube an electric charge indicative of a particular particle.

Etymologies

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

After Hans Wilhelm Geiger (1882-1945), German physicist.

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