Definition of Appleton, Sir Edward Victor in English:

Appleton, Sir Edward Victor

Line breaks: Sir Ed¦ward Vic¦tor Apple|ton
Pronunciation: /ˈap(ə)ltən
 
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( 1892–1965), English physicist. He discovered a region of ionized gases (the Appleton layer) in the atmosphere above the Heaviside or E layer, and won the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1947.

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