meson resonance

meson resonance

[′me‚zän ′rez·ən·əns]
(particle physics)
Any elementary particle with a baryon number of zero which decays through strong interactions, and therefore has an extremely short lifetime on the order of 10-23 second.
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1], where the additional assumption of circular quantized orbits results in an empiric logarithmic mass function with accurate fits for several meson resonance states.