Results for: Annihilation

What is the definition of annihilation in physics?

Annihilation means complete distruction, total obliteration or the like. The word has a root in Latin, and "to make into nothing" is a loose translation. Perhaps some example (MORE)

What is positron annihilation spectroscopy?

Positron annihilation spectroscopy is a research tool that is being investigated because it may provide a way to look at defects in a solid matrix. A positron source is set up (MORE)

Who was killed in Mortal Kombat annihilation?

(In order of appearance) Johnny Cage was killed by Shao Kahn. Rain was killed by Shao Kahn. Smoke was killed by Sub-Zero. Cyrax was killed by Sonya Blade. Baraka and Sheeva w (MORE)
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What is mutual annihilation?

Mutual annihilation is the term we usually apply in physics to the combining of a particle and its antiparticle. Under the circumstances, the particles are completely converte (MORE)