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  • n. British physicist (born in Austria) who with Lise Meitner recognized that Otto Hahn had produced a new kind of nuclear reaction which they named nuclear fission; Frisch described the explosive potential of a chain nuclear reaction (1904-1979)
  • n. Austrian zoologist noted for his studies of honeybees (1886-1982)
  • n. Norwegian economist noted for his work in econometrics (1895-1973)

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