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Mesotron as the name of the new particle

Millikan, Robert A. (1939) Mesotron as the name of the new particle. Physical Review, 55 (1). p. 105. ISSN 0031-899X. doi:10.1103/PhysRev.55.105.2.

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After reading Professor Bohr's address at the British Association last September in which he tentatively suggested the name "yucon" for the newly discovered particle, I wrote to him incidentally mentioning the fact than Anderson and Neddermeyer had suggested the name "mesotron" (intermediate particle) as the most appropriate name.

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