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/ ˈlæŋ myʊər /
Irving, 1881–1957, U.S. chemist: Nobel Prize 1932.
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Example sentences from the Web for Langmuir
Lieutenant Langmuir, revolver in hand, fell after he had killed eight of the foe.
Lieutenants Taylor and Langmuir were both busy at their sections.
British Dictionary definitions for Langmuir
/ (ˈlæŋmjʊə) /
Irving. 1881–1957, US chemist. He developed the gas-filled tungsten lamp and the atomic hydrogen welding process: Nobel prize for chemistry 1932
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