Definition of Gamow, George in English:

Gamow, George

Line breaks: George Gamow
Pronunciation: /ˈɡeɪməʊ
 
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( 1904–68), Russian-born American physicist. He was a proponent of the Big Bang theory and also suggested the triplet code of bases in DNA, which governs the synthesis of amino acids.

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Pronunciation: ˌɪntəˈniːsʌɪn
adjective
destructive to both sides in a conflict