Avogadro

[ah-vuh-gah-droh; Italian ah-vaw-gah-draw]
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Avogadro

noun
  1. Amedeo (ameˈdɛːo), Conte di Quaregna. 1776–1856, Italian physicist, noted for his work on gases
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Avogadro

[ä′və-gädrō]Amedeo 1776-1856
  1. Italian chemist and physicist who formulated the hypothesis known as Avogadro's law in 1811.
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