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Glashow, Sheldon Lee Line breaks: Shel|don Lee Glashow
Pronunciation: /ˈɡlaʃaʊ/

Definition of Glashow, Sheldon Lee in English:

(B.1932), American theoretical physicist. He independently developed a unified theory to explain electromagnetic interactions and the weak nuclear force, and extended the quark theory of Murray Gell-Mann. Nobel Prize for Physics (1979, shared with Abdus Salam and Steven Weinberg).

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