# antighost

## EnglishEdit

### EtymologyEdit

### NounEdit

**antighost** (*plural* **antighosts**)

- (mathematics, physics) A field with a negative ghost number.
**2006**, Laurent Baulieu,*String theory: from Gauge interactions to cosmology*(page 20)- There are as many components in the topological ghosts as in the gauge fields, and to gauge fix the topological freedom, one must also introduce as many
**antighosts**as topological ghosts.

- There are as many components in the topological ghosts as in the gauge fields, and to gauge fix the topological freedom, one must also introduce as many