glasma etymology

English word glasma comes from English glass, English plasma

Detailed word origin of glasma

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
glass English (eng) (attributive, in names of species) Transparent or translucent.. (basketball, colloquial) The backboard.. (ice hockey) The clear, protective screen surrounding a hockey rink.. (metonymically) The quantity of liquid contained in such a vessel.. (obsolete) An hourglass.. (sport) A barrier made of solid, transparent material.. (uncountable) An amorphous solid, often transparent substance made by [...]
plasma English (eng) (computer graphics, demoscene) A visual effect in which cycles of changing colours are warped in various ways to give the illusion of liquid organic movement.. (hematology) A clear component of blood or lymph containing fibrin. (hematology) Blood plasma, free of suspended cells, used in transfusions. (medicine, dated) A mixture of starch and glycerin, used as a substitute for ointments.. [...]
glasma English (eng) (physics) A hypothetical precursor to quark–gluon plasma, in which the particles are condensed into a glassy or amorphous state.

Words with the same origin as glasma

Descendants of glass
glarney glasphalt windowpane oyster
Descendants of plasma
MPD MPDD MPDE MPDP MPDT plasmic plasmogamic plasmogen plasmon plasmonic