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English Physics Translation Glossary

English term English translation
free-standing particles free particles
clocks clocks
Entered by: B D Finch
close fit very close (touching)
Entered by: Tony M
Fields that are bundled into quanta continuous regions affected by a force that are turned (divided) into discrete "packets" (quanta)
Entered by: Charles Davis
findings that shape and shift based on changes in probability results (from personal experience) that can adapt or vary/move in relation to changes in probability
Entered by: Yvonne Gallagher
focimeter an instrument used to measure vertex powers and prismatic effects of lenses
grid pattern of squares
Entered by: Tony M
ground of the universe the ground state or zero-point energy of the universe (minimal energy state))
Entered by: Charles Davis
half-life (plural) half-lives
Entered by: Mark Nathan
interact by means of force interact through dry friction
isolated disconnected from the rest of the plant
mass percentage %(m/m)
preposition ... used in [in]elastic collision experiments
shed left behind
weighted mean root square weighted root mean square
Zero period ground accelaration Max acceleration experienced by a structure having zero natural period (infinitely stiff).
[In the nucleus are the heavyweights, the protons and neutrons], which manage to make up more than 99.9 percent of an atom’s mas The heavyweights, the protons and neutrons in the nucleus manage to make up more than 99.9 percent of an atom’s mass while ...
Entered by: Michael Powers (PhD)

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