fundamental interaction

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Synonyms for fundamental interaction

(physics) the transfer of energy between elementary particles or between an elementary particle and a field or between fields

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Even physicists admit that the four forces of nature (interactions) are negotiated by the exchange of a particle that acts as a kind of information.
The lumpiness might, however, offer insight into exactly how the four forces of nature became unified, while contrasting theories on how clusters of quarks formed protons and other particles collectively known as hadrons.