[ bey-er; German be-yuhr ]
/ ˈbeɪ ər; German ˈbɛ yər /
(Jo·hann Frie·drich Wil·helm) A·dolf von [yoh-hahn -free-drik -wil-helm -ad-olf von, ey-dolf; German yoh-hahn -free-drikh -vil-helm -ah-dawlf fuhn], /ˈyoʊ hɑn ˈfri drɪk ˈwɪl hɛlm ˈæd ɒlf vɒn, ˈeɪ dɒlf; German ˈyoʊ hɑn ˈfri drɪx ˈvɪl hɛlm ˈɑ dɔlf fən/, Adolf Baeyer, 1835–1917, German chemist: Nobel Prize 1905.
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How to use Baeyer in a sentence
We may also mention the famous laboratory at Munich designed by A. von Baeyer in 1875.
Baeyer has suggested that the nine carbon atom system of xanthone may act as a chromophore.
Like von Baeyer's hypothesis, this assumes that formaldehyde and oxygen are the first products of photosynthesis.
Another notable discovery is that of artificial Indigo by Baeyer in 1878.
British Dictionary definitions for Baeyer
Johann Friedrich Wilhelm Adolf von (joˈhan ˈfriːdrɪç ˈvɪlhɛlm ˈaːdɔlf fɔn). 1835–1917, German chemist, noted for the synthesis of indigo: Nobel prize for chemistry 1905
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