Definition of Meitner, Lise in English:

Meitner, Lise

Syllabification: Meit·ner, Lise
Pronunciation: /ˈmītnər
 
/
( 1878–1968), Austrian-born Swedish physicist. She worked in the field of radiochemistry with Otto Hahn, discovering the element protactinium with him in 1917. She also formulated the concept of nuclear fission with her nephew Otto Frisch.

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Word of the day neoteny
Pronunciation: nēˈätn-ē
noun
retention of juvenile features in the adult animal