nucleon nucleon

Definition(s):

  • (n) a constituent (proton or neutron) of an atomic nucleus

Usage(s):

  • They appear to be two different aspects of the same entitythe nucleon.

News

  • Discovering NSA Code Names Via LinkedIn

    Okian Warrior writes with this news as reported by TechDirt: "The Washington Post revealed some of the code names for various NSA surveillance programs, including NUCLEON, MARINA and MAINWAY. Chris Soghoian has pointed out that a quick LinkedIn search for profiles with codenames like MARINA and NUCLEON happens to turn up profiles like this one which appear to reveal more codenames: 'Skilled in ...
    on July 11, 2013     Source: Slashdot

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