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Hevesy

[he-ve-shee]
noun
  1. Ge·org von [ge-awrg vawn] /gɛˈɔrg vɔn/, 1885–1966, Hungarian chemist: Nobel Prize 1943.
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Hevesy

noun
  1. Georg von (ˈɡeːɔrɡ fɔn). 1885–1966, Hungarian chemist. He worked on radioactive tracing and, with D. Coster, discovered the element hafnium (1923): Nobel prize for chemistry 1943
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