cascade shower

cascade shower

[ka′skād ‚shau̇·ər]
(particle physics)
A cosmic-ray shower of electrons, positrons, and gamma rays which grows by pair production and bremsstrahlung events.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
Sanipex range: Seattle Mirror, Cascade Shower (below).