[frahngk; French frahnk]
  1. Cé·sar (Au·guste) [sey-zar oh-gyst] /seɪˈzar oʊˈgüst/, 1822–90, French composer, born in Belgium.
  2. James,1882–1964, U.S. physicist, born in Germany: Nobel Prize 1925. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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  1. (French frɑ̃k) César (Auguste) (sezar). 1822–90, French composer, organist, and teacher, born in Belgium. His works, some of which make use of cyclic form, include a violin sonata, a string quartet, the Symphony in D Minor (1888), and much organ music
  2. (fræŋk) James . 1882–1964, US physicist, born in Germany: shared a Nobel prize for physics with Gustav Hertz (1925) for work on the quantum theory, particularly the effects of bombarding atoms with electrons
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