Cooper pair definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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A pair of electrons in a superconducting material that are weakly attracted and bound to each other by their interactions with the lattice, despite their electrostatic repulsion.
Origin of Cooper pairAfter Leon Cooper.
Cooper pair definition by Wiktionary
(plural Cooper pairs)
for Leon Neil Cooper, American physicist