a durable, heat-resistant alloy formed by compacting and sintering a metal and a ceramic substance, used under conditions of high temperature and stress.
any of several materials consisting of a metal matrix with ceramic particles disseminated through it. They are hard and resistant to high temperatures Also called ceramal
European Laboratory for Particle Physics; formerly called European Organization for Nuclear Research: an international research organization based in Geneva, Switzerland. Contemporary Examples noun acronym Conseil Européen pour la Recherche Nucléaire; an organization of European states with a centre in Geneva for research in high-energy particle physics, now called the European Laboratory for Particle Physics An […]
Eugene Andrew, born 1934, U.S. astronaut.
a city in SW Ukraine, on the Prut River: formerly in Romania. noun the Romanian name for Chernovtsy
library The CERN Program Library. (2004-09-01)