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lin·ac

 (lĭn′ăk′)
[lin(ear) ac(celerator).]

linac

(ˈlɪnæk)
n
(Nuclear Physics) short for linear accelerator
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.linac - ions are accelerated along a linear path by voltage differences on electrodes along the path
atom smasher, particle accelerator, accelerator - a scientific instrument that increases the kinetic energy of charged particles
microwave linear accelerator - linear accelerator that uses microwaves
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Linac 4 is a modern injector and the first key element of our ambitious upgrade programme, leading up to the High-Luminosity LHC,"  CERN Director General said Fabiola Gianotti said in a (https://home.
uk the North Wales Cancer Appeal, formerly the Ron & Margaret Smith Appeal, donated PS950,000 towards the new Linac machine.
Bringing in landscape, light, and color palettes that were soothing was very important," Yazdani says, "and one of the main features is the Zen garden, which is immediately visible from the LINAC rooms.
Advances in technology mean the modern linac can shape the X-ray beam to match the shape of the turnout more precisely than has been possible before.
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The only other LINAC of its caliber in New England is at Lowell General Hospital, he said.
Velindre Cancer Centre now has seven linear accelerators, also known as linacs.
e LinAc machine is an enormous piece of machinery which lls an entire, lead- lined, room.
The X-ray laser in question is the Linac Coherent Light Source, located at the Department of Energy's SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory.
It features the AcQuRate pulse-counting detector that enables a 5x increase in sensitivity, compared to competitive triple quadrupole instruments, eQ Electronics and Qurved LINAC Collision Cell are both designed to generate shorter pause and dwell times that enable higher duty cycles.