from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Herzberg, Gerhard 1904-1999. German-born Canadian physicist. He won a 1971 Nobel Prize for chemistry for his contributions to the understanding of the electronic structure and geometry of molecules.

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  • n. Canadian physicist (born in Germany) noted for contributions to understanding the structure of molecules (born in 1904)


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