geon

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geon

[′jē‚än]
(physics)
A hypothetical electromagnetic field that is held together by its own gravitational attraction.
References in classic literature ?
The wood-lodge presented the horrible aspect of a dun- geon.
Geons are reminiscent of stars, consisting of self-trapped nonlinear gravitational waves, in some sense they are gravitational wave stars.
Geons, Black Holes, and Quantum Foam: A Life in Physics (W.