charmed particle

charmed particle

[¦chärmd ′pärd·ə·kəl]
(particle physics)
A particle whose total charm is not equal to zero.
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ALICE physicists will report indications that the flow in the plasma is so strong that the heavy charmed particles are dragged along by it.
The second installment, False Pretenses, was finished in 1974, The Phantom Enthusiast in 1975; Charmed Particles (1979) was followed eight years later by The Lighted Field (1987), then Imaginary Light (1995), Time Being (2001), Free to Go (2003), and Aberration of Starlight (2008).
Noren's general approach in Charmed Particles, The Lighted Field, and Imaginary Light is quite consistent.
In Charmed Particles and The Lighted Field we are presented with relatively free-form arrays of distinct, intuitively arranged sequences: The series title's reference to the Surrealist parlor game "Le Cadavre exquis" is fitting.