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Berzelius, Jöns Jakob

Pronunciation: /bərˈzālēəs/ /-ˈzē-/
(1779–1848), Swedish analytical chemist. He determined the atomic weights of many elements and discovered cerium, selenium, and thorium.

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Syllabification: Ber·ze·li·us, Jöns Jakob

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