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Buchner, Eduard

Syllabification: Buch·ner, Eduard
Pronunciation: /ˈbo͞oknər, ˈbo͝ok-
 
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Definition of Buchner, Eduard in English:

( 1860–1917), German organic chemist. He studied the chemistry of alcoholic fermentation and identified several enzymes, notably zymase. Nobel Prize for Chemistry (1907).

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