- 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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Examples from the Web for lonsdale
The Cohens and Lonsdale all had active social lives and appeared to be immensely normal.Inside Spying's Famous Scandals
July 2, 2010
Your address is you say 470, Lonsdale Street, West, so we know where to find you.Australia Revenged
Mr. Lonsdale placed two snails in a small and badly kept garden.The Dawn of Reason
But you did not hear me speak of Lonsdale; it was her ladyship who mentioned it.
His name is Colonel Mildmay; he has been at Lonsdale; did you hear of such a man?
She appealed to me to let her send it to you, because he had been at Lonsdale already, and I could not refuse.