Particle Accelerators

Designates structures in which atomic or subatomic particles are accelerated to high energies by means of electric and magnetic fields.

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particle accelerators American English
particle accelerator American English
accelerators, particle American English
atom smashers American English
smashers, atom American English
atom-smashers British English
deeltjesversnellers Dutch
deeltjesversneller Dutch
accélérateurs de particules French
accélérateur de particule French
acelerador de partículas Spanish
aceleradores de partículas Spanish
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