[myoo-nee] /ˈmyu ni/
[myoo-nee] /ˈmyu ni/ Informal.
municipal; operated by a municipal government:
a muni bus company.
a municipal bond.
[myoo-on] /ˈmyu ɒn/ noun, Physics. 1. a lepton similar in most respects to the electron except that it is unstable, it may be positively charged, and its mass is approximately 207 times greater; the positively charged muon is the antiparticle of the negatively charged muon. Symbol: μ. /ˈmjuːɒn/ noun 1. a positive or negative elementary […]
- Muon-catalysed fusion
noun 1. (physics) an experimental form of nuclear fusion in which hydrogen and deuterium muonic atoms are formed. Because the mass of the muon is much larger than that of the electron, the atoms are smaller, and the nuclei are close enough for fusion to occur
- Muonic atom
noun 1. (physics) an atom in which an orbiting electron has been replaced by a muon
[myoo-oh-nee-uh m] /myuˈoʊ ni əm/ noun, Physics. 1. an electron and a positively charged muon bound together by electrical attraction in the same manner as the electron and proton in a hydrogen atom.