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Lavoisier, Antoine Laurent Syllabification: La·voi·sier, Antoine Laurent
Pronunciation: /ləˈvwäzyā/ /lävwäˈzyā/

Definition of Lavoisier, Antoine Laurent in English:

( 1743–94), French scientist. He is regarded as the father of modern chemistry.

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