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Planck, Max

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Pronunciation: /plaŋk
 
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Definition of Planck, Max in English:

( 1858–1947), German theoretical physicist who founded quantum theory, announcing the radiation law named after him in 1900; full name Max Karl Ernst Ludwig Planck. Nobel Prize for Physics (1918).

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