a scheme for classifying hadrons according to a symmetry principle based on strangeness and isotopic spin: a forerunner of the quark model.
[eytth, eyth] /eɪtθ, eɪθ/ adjective 1. next after the seventh. 2. being one of eight equal parts. noun 3. an eighth part, especially of one (⅛). 4. the eighth member of a series. 5. Music. . adverb 6. in the eighth place; eighthly. /eɪtθ/ adjective 1. (usually prenominal) noun 2. 3. the fraction equal to […]
noun 1. an amendment to the U.S. Constitution, ratified in 1791 as part of the Bill of Rights, guaranteeing reasonable bail, fines, and punishment.
noun 1. “Thou shalt not steal”: eighth of the Ten Commandments.
- Eighth cranial nerve
eighth cranial nerve n. See vestibulocochlear nerve.