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Nobel, Alfred Bernhard

Pronunciation: /nōˈbel/
(1833–96), Swedish chemist, engineer, and philanthropist. He invented dynamite in 1866, making a large fortune that enabled him to endow the prizes that bear his name.

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Syllabification: No·bel, Alfred Bernhard

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