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Accession:CHEBI:36338 term browser browse the term
Definition:Lepton is a fermion that does not experience the strong force (strong interaction). The term is derived from the Greek lambdaepsilonpitauomicronsigma (small, thin).
Synonyms:related_synonym: leptons

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  CHEBI ontology 19790
    subatomic particle 19788
      fermion 19788
        lepton 19788
          antimuon + 0
          electron + 19788
          muon 0
          neutrino + 0
          positron + 0
          tau lepton 0
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