antineutrino

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an·ti·neu·tri·no

 (ăn′tē-no͞o-trē′nō, -nyo͞o-, ăn′tī-)
n. pl. an·ti·neu·tri·nos
The antiparticle of a neutrino.

antineutrino

(ˌæntɪnjuːˈtriːnəʊ)
n, pl -nos
(Atomic Physics) the antiparticle of a neutrino; a particle having oppositely directed spin to a neutrino, that is, spin in the direction of its momentum

an•ti•neu•tri•no

(ˌæn ti nuˈtri noʊ, -nyu-, ˌæn taɪ-)

n., pl. -nos.
the antiparticle of a neutrino, distinguished from the neutrino by its equal but opposite spin.
[1930–35]
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Noun1.antineutrino - the antiparticle of a neutrino
antilepton - the antiparticle of a lepton
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Their tally indicates that the missing antineutrinos morphed into muon or tau antineutrinos en route.