Adjective "baryonic" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/barɪˈɒnɪk/

Definitions and examples

adjective

  1. 'Astronomers can derive the matter density - that is the sum of the baryonic and dark-matter densities - from the absolute strength of the first peak.'
  2. 'Particle physicists have suggested that other types of particle than baryonic ones might have been produced in the seething cauldron of the early Universe.'

Definitions

1. a proton, neutron, or any elementary particle that decays into a set of particles that includes a proton.

More examples(as adjective)

"materials can be baryonic."

Origin

(baryon)