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Y used to refer to light 'particles'?

  1. Aug 17, 2003 #1
    Before the development of the modern wave-particle theory of light, wherein the term 'photon' has become predominant, which of these terms was commonly used to refer to light 'particles'?
     
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  3. Aug 17, 2003 #2
    Corpuscle...?
     
  4. Aug 17, 2003 #3
    Point for tail!
     
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