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Definition of strong
adjective (stronger /ˈstrɒŋgə/, strongest /ˈstrɒŋgɪst/)
- 6 Physics relating to or denoting the strongest of the known kinds of force between particles, which acts between nucleons and other hadrons when closer than about 10−13 cm (so binding protons in a nucleus despite the repulsion due to their charge), and which conserves strangeness, parity, and isospin.
Old English, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch and German streng, also to string