Wavicle vs Quanton - What's the difference?

wavicle | quanton | Synonyms |

Wavicle is a synonym of quanton.


As nouns the difference between wavicle and quanton

is that wavicle is (quantum mechanics) a wave-particle; an entity which simultaneously has the properties of a wave and a particle while quanton is (physics) any quantum entity that shows the properties of both a particle and a wave.

wavicle

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (quantum mechanics) A wave-particle; an entity which simultaneously has the properties of a wave and a particle.
  • See also

    * de Broglie wavelength * matter wave * wave-particle duality

    quanton

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (physics) Any quantum entity that shows the properties of both a particle and a wave
  • Synonyms

    * wavicle