What does quark mean?

Definitions for quarkkwɔrk, kwɑrk

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word quark.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. quark(noun)

    (physics) hypothetical truly fundamental particle in mesons and baryons; there are supposed to be six flavors of quarks (and their antiquarks), which come in pairs; each has an electric charge of +2/3 or -1/3

    "quarks have not been observed directly but theoretical predictions based on their existence have been confirmed experimentally"

  2. quark cheese, quark(noun)

    fresh unripened cheese of a smooth texture made from pasteurized milk, a starter, and rennet


  1. Quark

    Quark is a fictional character in the American television series Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. The character, which was played by Armin Shimerman, was depicted as a member of an extraterrestrial race known as the Ferengi, who are stereotypically ultra-capitalist and only motivated by profit.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of quark in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of quark in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Doug Davis:

    We're creating compute capability in end-point devices that scale from our highest performance Xeon processor to the Quark family of products.

  2. Guy Wilkinson:

    What we want to do now is to look for other five-quark particles and try and understand more about their nature, and this may tell us something about how even the matter inside our bodies is bound together, it may also have cosmic consequences for ... understanding what happens to stars at the end of their life.

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