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Röntgen, Wilhelm Conrad

Line breaks: Wil|helm Con¦rad Rönt|gen
Pronunciation: /ˈrʌntjən
, ˈrɒntg(ə)n, ˈrœntgn/
  • (1845–1923), German physicist, the discoverer of X-rays. He was a skilful experimenter and worked in a variety of areas as well as radiation. He was awarded the first Nobel Prize for Physics in 1901.

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