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Pauling, Linus Carl

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Pronunciation: /ˈpɔːlɪŋ
 
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Definition of Pauling, Linus Carl in English:

( 1901–94), American chemist. He is renowned for his study of molecular structure and chemical bonding, for which he received the 1954 Nobel Prize for Chemistry. His suggestion of a helical structure for proteins formed the foundation for the elucidation of the structure of DNA.

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