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Maxwell, James Clerk Line breaks: James Clerk Max|well
Pronunciation: /ˈmakswɛl/

Definition of Maxwell, James Clerk in English:

(1831–79), Scottish physicist. He extended the ideas of Faraday and Kelvin in his equations of electromagnetism and succeeded in unifying electricity and magnetism, identifying the electromagnetic nature of light, and postulating the existence of other electromagnetic radiation.
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