noun. ['kəˈlaɪdɝ'] an accelerator in which two beams of particles are forced to collide head on.
- electron accelerator
- atom smasher
- superconducting supercollider
- particle accelerator
- proton accelerator
Words that Rhyme with Collider
Example sentences of the word collider
1. Noun, singular or mass
You obviously need a stronger electromagnet for a particle collider than you do for a speaker, so how do scientists make magnets powerful enough to focus a beam of electrons?