Definition of strong interaction in English:

strong interaction


  • Interaction at short distances between certain subatomic particles mediated by the strong force.

    • ‘They are the electromagnetic interaction, the weak interaction and the strong interaction.’
    • ‘Quantum chromodynamics is the theory of the strong interaction that binds protons and neutrons together to form atomic nuclei.’
    • ‘The electroweak and strong interactions coexist in a combined theory of the fundamental interactions called the standard model.’
    • ‘Beychok and Warner have observed electrophoretically a strong interaction of lysozyme with chloride.’
    • ‘Higgs decided to write an extra paragraph on possible applications to the strong interaction.’