# particle

#### Portion vs Particle - What's the difference?

portion | particle |

## As nouns the difference between portion and particle

is that portion is portion while particle is a very small piece of matter, a fragment; especially, the smallest possible part of something.

#### Granular vs Particle - What's the difference?

granular | particle |

is consisting of, or resembling, granules or grains; as, a granular substance grainy granular limestone, crystalline limestone, or marble, having a granular structure.

## As a noun particle is

a very small piece of matter, a fragment; especially, the smallest possible part of something.

#### Force vs Particle - What's the difference?

force | particle |

## As nouns the difference between force and particle

is that force is force while particle is a very small piece of matter, a fragment; especially, the smallest possible part of something.

#### Pieces vs Particle - What's the difference?

pieces | particle |

## As nouns the difference between pieces and particle

is that pieces is while particle is a very small piece of matter, a fragment; especially, the smallest possible part of something.

#### Crystallite vs Particle - What's the difference?

crystallite | particle |

## As nouns the difference between crystallite and particle

is that crystallite is a small region of a solid that consists of a single crystal; a grain while particle is a very small piece of matter, a fragment; especially, the smallest possible part of something.

#### Excitation vs Particle - What's the difference?

excitation | particle |

## In physics|lang=en terms the difference between excitation and particle

is that excitation is (physics) the change in state as an excited state is formed by the absorption of a quantum of energy while particle is (physics) any of various physical objects making up the constituent parts of an atom; an elementary particle or subatomic particle.

## As nouns the difference between excitation and particle

is that excitation is the act of exciting or putting in motion; the act of rousing up or awakening while particle is a very small piece of matter, a fragment; especially, the smallest possible part of something.

#### Particle vs Practical - What's the difference?

particle | practical |

## As nouns the difference between particle and practical

is that particle is a very small piece of matter, a fragment; especially, the smallest possible part of something while practical is (british) a part of an exam or series of exams in which the candidate has to demonstrate their practical ability.

## As an adjective practical is

based on practice or action rather than theory or hypothesis.

#### Particle vs Powder - What's the difference?

particle | powder |

## As nouns the difference between particle and powder

is that particle is a very small piece of matter, a fragment; especially, the smallest possible part of something while powder is the fine particles to which any dry substance is reduced by pounding, grinding, or triturating, or into which it falls by decay; dust.

## As a verb powder is

to reduce to fine particles; to pound, grind, or rub into a powder.

#### Particle vs Piece - What's the difference?

particle | piece |

## As nouns the difference between particle and piece

is that particle is a very small piece of matter, a fragment; especially, the smallest possible part of something while piece is room (in a house, etc).

#### Particle vs Inch - What's the difference?

particle | inch | Related terms |

## As nouns the difference between particle and inch

is that particle is a very small piece of matter, a fragment; especially, the smallest possible part of something while inch is a unit of length equal to one twelfth of a foot, or exactly 254 centimetres or inch can be (scotland) a small island.

## As a verb inch is

(followed by a preposition) to advance very slowly, or by a small amount (in a particular direction).