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- noun French chemist (born in Poland) who won two Nobel prizes; one (with her husband and Henri Becquerel) for research on radioactivity and another for her discovery of radium and polonium (1867-1934)
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marie curie had 2 children and she received 2 Nobel prizes. women need science and science needs women!