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Cannizzaro, Stanislao

Line breaks: Stani|slao Can|niz¦zaro
Pronunciation: /ˌkanɪˈzɑːrəʊ

Definition of Cannizzaro, Stanislao in English:

( 1826–1910), Italian chemist. He revived Avogadro’s hypothesis and used it to distinguish clearly between atoms and molecules, and to introduce the unified system of atomic and molecular weights.

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