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Ostwald, Friedrich Wilhelm Line breaks: Fried|rich Wil|helm Ost|wald
Pronunciation: /ˈɒstvalt/

Definition of Ostwald, Friedrich Wilhelm in English:

(1853–1932), German physical chemist. He established physical chemistry as a separate discipline and contributed to pioneering work on catalysis, chemical affinities, and the development of a new quantitative colour theory. Nobel Prize for Chemistry (1909).
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