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Bridgman, Percy Williams

Pronunciation: /ˈbrijmən/
(1882–1961), US physicist. He worked with liquids and solids under very high pressures; his techniques were later used in making artificial minerals (including diamonds). Nobel Prize for Physics (1946).

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Syllabification: Bridg·man, Percy Williams

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