Maiter

(Reguidit frae Matter)

Maiter is a puirly defined term in science. The term haes aften been uised in reference tae a substance (aften a pairticle) that haes rest mass. Anither wey o uisin the wird 'maiter' is luisely as a general term for the substance that maks up aw observable pheesical objects.[1][2]

ReferencesEedit

  1. R. Penrose (1991). "The mass of the classical vacuum". In S. Saunders, H.R. Brown (eds.). The Philosophy of Vacuum. Oxford University Press. p. 21. ISBN 0-19-824449-5.CS1 maint: uises eeditors parameter (link)
  2. "Matter (physics)". McGraw-Hill's Access Science: Encyclopedia of Science and Technology Online. Retrieved 2009-05-24.