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Gamow, George

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Pronunciation: /ˈgeɪməʊ
 
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  • (1904–68), Russian-born American physicist. He was a proponent of the Big Bang theory and also suggested the triplet code of bases in DNA, which governs the synthesis of amino acids.

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