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Vine, Frederick John

Syllabification: Vine, Frederick John
Pronunciation: /vīn
 
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Definition of Vine, Frederick John in English:

( 1939-), English geologist. He and his colleague Drummond H. Matthews (1931–97) showed that magnetic data from the earth’s crust under the Atlantic Ocean provided evidence for seafloor spreading.

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