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

  • Oppenheimer, J(ulius) Robert 1902-1967. American physicist who directed the Los Alamos, New Mexico, laboratory during the development of the first atomic bomb (1942-1945).

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  • n. United States physicist who directed the project at Los Alamos that developed the first atomic bomb (1904-1967)

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