Definition of solar neutrino unit in English:

solar neutrino unit

Syllabification: so·lar neu·tri·no u·nit
Pronunciation: /ˌsōlər n(y)o͞oˈtrēnō ˌyo͞onət/

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(abbreviation: SNU)


A unit used in expressing the detected flux of neutrinos from the sun, equal to 10−36 neutrino captures per target atom per second.

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