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Teller, Edward

Syllabification: Tell·er, Edward
Pronunciation: /ˈtelər
 
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Definition of Teller, Edward in English:

( 1908–2003), US physicist, born in Hungary. He worked on the first atomic reactor and the first atom bombs, and work under his guidance led to the detonation of the first hydrogen bomb in 1952.

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