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Libby

[ lib-ee ]
/ ˈlɪb i /
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noun

Willard Frank, 1908–80, U.S. chemist: Nobel Prize 1960.
a female given name, form of Elizabeth.

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Libby
/ (ˈlɪbɪ) /

noun

Willard Frank. 1908–80, US chemist, who devised the technique of radiocarbon dating: Nobel prize for chemistry 1960
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