Share this entry

Fuchs, Klaus Syllabification: Fuchs, Klaus
Pronunciation: /fo͝oks/

Definition of Fuchs, Klaus in English:

( 1911–88), British physicist; born in Germany; full name Emil Klaus Julius Fuchs. A communist who fled Nazi persecution, he passed secret information regarding the atom bomb to the former Soviet Union during the 1940s.

Definition of Fuchs, Klaus in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day innocuous
Pronunciation: iˈnäkyo͞oəs
adjective
not harmful or offensive