Large Hadron Collider

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Experiments at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) suggest...

Beware of tautologies: Don't use "The LHC machine" or "The LHC accelerator" as this is equivalent to saying "The Large Hadron Collider accelerator..." which doesn't mean anything (The LHC doesn't accelerate accelerators).

Note: The Large Hadron Collider is a large machine which collides hadrons, not a machine which collides large hadrons (there is no such concept as a large hadron). 

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