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

  • Hahn, Otto 1879-1968. German chemist. He won a 1944 Nobel Prize for his work on atomic fission.

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  • n. German chemist who was co-discoverer with Lise Meitner of nuclear fission (1879-1968)

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