bubble chamber definition

  • noun:
    • An apparatus where the motion and collision of ionizing particles is dependent upon the examination of tracks of gasoline bubbles that form inside paths of this particles because they move through a superheated liquid.
    • A vessel filled up with a superheated transparent fluid (frequently fluid hydrogen) always detect electrically recharged particles moving through it.
    • an instrument that records the songs of ionizing particles

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