(physics) a type of fundamental interaction combining both the electromagnetic interaction and the weak interaction See also electromagnetic interaction, weak interaction
- Electroweak force
electroweak force (ĭ-lěk’trō-wēk’) A hypothetical force postulated to explain both the electromagnetic force and the weak nuclear force as two aspects of a single force.
[ih-lek-troh-week] /ɪˈlɛk troʊˌwik/ noun, Physics. 1. a gauge theory that unifies quantum electrodynamics with the theory of weak interactions.
[ih-lek-troh-win-ing] /ɪˌlɛk troʊˈwɪn ɪŋ/ noun 1. .
[ih-lek-truh m] /ɪˈlɛk trəm/ noun 1. an amber-colored alloy of gold and silver used in ancient times. 2. an alloy composed of about 50 percent copper, 30 percent nickel, and 20 percent zinc. 3. German silver; nickel silver. /ɪˈlɛktrəm/ noun 1. an alloy of gold (55–88 per cent) and silver used for jewellery and ornaments […]