color charge

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color charge

n.
An intrinsic property of quarks and gluons that determines their strong force interactions with each other.
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Tenders are invited for Supply of colour charge coupled device(ccd camera) with adequate power supply as annexure 1)pre despatch inspection will be carried out before supply.
The composite models of quarks and leptons [2] are based on fewer fundamental particles than the Standard Model (usually two or three) and are able to reproduce the above pattern as to the electric and colour charges, spins and, in some cases, the variety of species.
4b), but it is seen that these two orientations correspond to different phases of the same structure, with its colour charges spinning around its ring-closed axis.