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high-en·er·gy

(hī′ĕn′ər-jē)
adj.
1. Of or relating to elementary particles with energies exceeding hundreds of thousands of electron volts.
2. Yielding a large amount of energy upon undergoing chemical reaction.
3. Vigorous; dynamic.

high-energy

adj
(Atomic Physics) physics possessing speed and energy beyond the classical laws of motion, esp of particles which have been accelerated in an accelerator
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.high-energy - of or relating to elementary particles having energies of hundreds of thousands of electron volts
2.high-energy - providing a relatively large amount of energy upon undergoing a chemical reaction
energetic - possessing or exerting or displaying energy; "an energetic fund raiser for the college"; "an energetic group of hikers"; "it caused an energetic chemical reaction"
3.high-energy - vigorously energetic or forceful; "a high-octane sales manager"; "a high-octane marketing plan"; "high-powered executives"; "a high-voltage theatrical entrepreneur"
dynamic, dynamical - characterized by action or forcefulness or force of personality; "a dynamic market"; "a dynamic speaker"; "the dynamic president of the firm"
Translations

high-energy

[ˌhaɪˈenədʒɪ] ADJ high-energy particlepartícula f de alta energía
high-energy physicsfísica f de altas energías
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