Share this entry
Blackett, Patrick Syllabification: Black·ett, Patrick
Pronunciation: /ˈblakit/

Definition of Blackett, Patrick in English:

Baron (1897–1974), English physicist; full name Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett. He was a member of the Maud Committee, which dealt with the development of the atom bomb. He also modified the cloud chamber for the study of cosmic rays. Nobel Prize for Physics (1948).
Definition of Blackett, Patrick in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources