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degeneracy pressure

Context

Physics

physics, mathematical physics, philosophy of physics

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theory (physics), model (physics)

experiment, measurement, computable physics

Super-Geometry

Contents

Idea

An intrinsic outward pressure? felt by all fermionic matter due to the Pauli exclusion principle, responsible for the formation of solid bodies (also neutron stars and other phenomena).

References

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