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Klaproth, Martin Heinrich

Line breaks: Mar¦tin Hein|rich Klap|roth
Pronunciation: /ˈklaprəʊt
 
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( 1743–1817), German chemist, one of the founders of analytical chemistry. He discovered three new elements (zirconium, uranium, and titanium) in certain minerals, and contributed to the identification of others. A follower of Lavoisier, he helped to introduce the latter’s new system of chemistry into Germany.

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