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The word "quark" originally appeared in a single line of the the novel Finnegans Wake written by the Irish author James Joyce (1882–1941). They should know that the positron, the antiproton, the antineutron and the antineutrino are the antiparticles of the electron, the proton, the neutron and the neutrino, respectively. Fusion occurs when two or more atoms are joined together to make a larger atom. It is distinct from dark matter, which gravitates in the same way as ordinary matter, but is not luminous. dark matter: Astronomical measurements indicate that luminous matter, such as our sun, makes up only a small percentage of the total matter in the universe.

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