1) Suffix used in the names of subatomic particles (electron, proton, neutron, gluon, etc.),
quanta (photon, graviton, etc.), and other minimal entities or components.
1) Probably extracted from → ion.
Fr.: galaxie vue par la tranche
A → spiral galaxy oriented edge-on to our view. → face-on galaxy.
→ edge; on, from O.E. on, variant of an "in, on, into" (cf. Du. aan; Ger. an; Goth. ana "on, upon"), from PIE base *ano "on" (cf. Av. ana "on;" Gk. ana "on, upon;" L. an-); → galaxy.
Kahkašân, → galaxy; pahlunemâ "showing the side," from pahlu, → side, + nemâ, from nemudan "to show, display," → display.
Fr.: galaxie vue de face
A → spiral galaxy oriented such that it is viewed from above or below. → edge-on galaxy.
Fr.: correspondance un à un
A relationship between two distinct sets of elements such that every member of the first set can be paired with a unique element in the second set; and every member of the second set can be paired with a unique element in the first set. Two sets so related are said to be isomorphic.
→ one; → correspondence.