diproton


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diproton

[dī′prō‚tän]
(nuclear physics)
A hypothetical bound state of two protons, which probably does not exist.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Emissions of partnered protons, or diprotons, were predicted 40 years ago.