from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Brockhouse, Bertram Neville 1918-2003. Canadian physicist who shared a 1994 Nobel Prize for his contribution to the development of neutron scattering, a technique used to investigate the structure and properties of matter.
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- n. Canadian physicist who bounced neutron beams off of atomic nuclei to study the structure of matter (1918-2003)
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