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Schönbein

[shœn-bahyn]
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  1. Chris·ti·an Frie·drich [kris-tee-ahn free-drikh] /ˈkrɪs tiˌɑn ˈfri drɪx/, 1799–1868, Swiss chemist.
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  • Schonbein says he has been studying oxygen for thirty years.

    Medical Essays

    Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

  • The merit of the invention is believed to be due to Professor Schonbein, of Basle.

  • To Schonbein and Williamson we are indebted for most of our knowledge concerning it.

  • Schonbein made ozone by the action of the electric spark on oxygen.