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Lawrence, Ernest Orlando

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Pronunciation: /ˈlɒrəns
 
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Definition of Lawrence, Ernest Orlando in English:

( 1901–58), American physicist. He developed the first circular particle accelerator, later called a cyclotron, and opened the way for high-energy physics. He also worked on providing fissionable material for the atom bomb. Nobel Prize for Physics (1939).

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