Definition of Scheele, Carl Wilhelm in English:

Scheele, Carl Wilhelm

Line breaks: Carl Wil|helm Scheele
Pronunciation: /ˈʃiːlə
 
, ˈʃeɪlə/
( 1742–86), Swedish chemist. He discovered a number of substances including glycerol, chlorine, and oxygen.

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