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Chardonnet

[shahr-dn-ey; French shar-daw-ne]
noun
  1. Hi·laire Ber·ni·gaud [ee-ler ber-nee-goh] /iˈlɛr bɛr niˈgoʊ/, Comte de,1839–1924, French chemist and inventor.
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Chardonnet

noun
  1. (Louis Marie) Hilaire Bernigaud (ilɛr bɛrniɡo), Comte de. 1839–1924, French chemist and industrialist who produced rayon, the first artificial fibre
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