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Princeton's WordNet

  1. duality, wave-particle duality(noun)

    (physics) the property of matter and electromagnetic radiation that is characterized by the fact that some properties can be explained best by wave theory and others by particle theory


  1. wave-particle duality(Noun)

    The concept applying to all matter and radiation, but most evident in light and particles such as the electron, that properties of waves and of particles are exhibited simultaneously.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wave-particle duality in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wave-particle duality in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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  • Welle-Teilchen-DualismusGerman
  • κυματοσωματιδιακός δυϊσμόςGreek
  • dualidad onda corpúsculoSpanish
  • aalto-hiukkasdualismiFinnish
  • hullám-részecske kettősségHungarian
  • dualismo onda-particellaItalian
  • dualizm korpuskularno-falowyPolish
  • dualitate undă-particulăRomanian
  • корпускулярно-волновой дуализмRussian
  • våg-partikeldualitetSwedish
  • lưỡng tính sóng-hạtVietnamese

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