adjective. ['ˌsəbəˈtɑːmɪk'] of smaller than atomic dimensions.
Rhymes with Subatomic
Sentences with subatomic
Astronomers study anything from the smallest subatomic particles to the expanse of space.
Quotes about subatomic
1. Faith is universal. Our specific methods for understanding it are arbitrary. Some of us pray to Jesus, some of us go to Mecca, some of us study subatomic particles. In the end we are all just searching for truth, that which is greater than ourselves.
- Dan Brown, Angels & Demons
2. When we say two bodies 'touch', what we mean (without knowing it) is that both electromagnetic fields are interacting to avoid physical interpenetration and ... that happens well before subatomic particles touch!
- Felix Alba-Juez, Galloping with Sound - The Grand Cosmic Conspiracy