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Frisch, Otto Robert

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Pronunciation: /frɪʃ
 
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Definition of Frisch, Otto Robert in English:

( 1904–79), Austrian-born British physicist. With his aunt, Lise Meitner, he recognized that Otto Hahn’s experiments with uranium had produced a new type of nuclear reaction. Frisch named it nuclear fission, and indicated the explosive potential of its chain reaction.

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