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de Broglie, Louis-Victor

Syllabification: de Bro·glie, Louis-Victor
Pronunciation: /də ˈbrôyə, də ˈbroi
 
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Definition of de Broglie, Louis-Victor in English:

Prince ( 1892–1987), French physicist. He was the first to suggest that subatomic particles can also have the properties of waves, and his name is now applied to such a wave. Nobel Prize for Physics (1929).

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