# linear accelerator definition

• noun:
• An electron, a proton, or a heavy-ion accelerator where routes of the particles accelerated are basically right outlines without circles or spirals. Also referred to as linac.
• ions tend to be accelerated along a linear road by voltage differences on electrodes over the course

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• Definition for "linear accelerator"
• An electron, a proton, or a heavy-ion accelerator…
• Hyponym for "linear accelerator"
• microwave linear accelerator
• Hypernym for "linear accelerator"
• atom smasher