an interpretation of quantum mechanics developed by Niels Bohr and his colleagues at the University of Copenhagen, based on the concept of wave–particle duality and the idea that the observation influences the result of an experiment
[koh-puh-pod] /ˈkoʊ pəˌpɒd/ noun 1. any of numerous tiny marine or freshwater crustaceans of the order (or subclass) Copepoda, lacking compound eyes or a carapace and usually having six pairs of limbs on the thorax, some abundant in plankton and others parasitic on fish. /ˈkəʊpɪˌpɒd/ noun 1. any minute free-living or parasitic crustacean of the […]
[koh-per] /ˈkoʊ pər/ noun, British. 1. a horse dealer. /ˈkəʊpə/ noun 1. a horse-dealer
[koh-pur-ni-kuh n, kuh-] /koʊˈpɜr nɪ kən, kə-/ adjective 1. of or relating to Copernicus or his theories. 2. important and radically different; thoroughgoing: a Copernican revolution in modern art. adj. 1660s, “pertaining to Copernicus.”
[koh-per-nis-ee-uh m] /ˌkoʊ pərˈnɪs i əm/ noun, Chemistry, Physics. 1. a superheavy, synthetic, radioactive element with a very short half-life. Symbol: Cn; atomic number: 112.