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Synonyms and antonyms for fermi

1. fermi (n.)

a metric unit of length equal to one quadrillionth of a meter


2. Fermi (n.)

Italian nuclear physicist (in the United States after 1939) who worked on artificial radioactivity caused by neutron bombardment and who headed the group that in 1942 produced the first controlled nuclear reaction (1901-1954)


3. Fermi-Dirac statistics (n.)

(physics) law obeyed by a systems of particles whose wave function changes when two particles are interchanged (the Pauli exclusion principle applies)