noun. ['ˈsaɪklətrɑːn'] an accelerator that imparts energies of several million electron-volts to rapidly moving particles.
- atom smasher
- particle accelerator
- -tron (English)
- -τρον (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
- cyclo- (English)
- κύκλος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
Rhymes with Cyclotron
How do you pronounce cyclotron?
Pronounce cyclotron as ˈsaɪklətrɑn.
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Sentences with cyclotron
1. Noun, singular or mass
A beam of protons in a cyclotron will spin around and around until they get enough speed.