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lonsdale in Science
Irish physicist noted for using x-ray analysis to show that the carbon atoms in the benzene ring are arranged hexagonally and are in the same plane (1929).
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  • Mr. lonsdale adds, "I have seen fairies several times in the New Forest, but never so clearly as this."

    The Coming of the Fairies Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Mr. lonsdale placed two snails in a small and badly kept garden.

    The Dawn of Reason James Weir
  • "By gad," said lonsdale, when the light was restored and the second year leaned over their table in triumphant exhaustion.

    Sinister Street, vol. 2 Compton Mackenzie
  • Your address is you say 470, lonsdale Street, West, so we know where to find you.

    Australia Revenged Boomerang
  • On which side of the road are you related to young lonsdale?

    The Vanity Girl Compton Mackenzie
  • Do you know I have an uneasiness about these ladies in lonsdale?

    Salem Chapel, v.1/2 Mrs. Oliphant
  • And lonsdale will go up to London purposely to have the delight of telling it at the clubs.

    A Rose of a Hundred Leaves Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
  • And your lonsdale has been examined and exhausted; all is safe there.

    Salem Chapel, v.1/2 Mrs. Oliphant
  • I saw him frequently, but somehow he lacked the romance that fixed lonsdale in my memory.

    All the Days of My Life: An Autobiography Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr

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