Marguerite Catherine 1909-1975
[ pĕ-rā′ ]
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French physicist who discovered the element francium in 1939.
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Which of the following words means “to make a crackling sound; crackle”?
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How to use Perey in a sentence
It was identified in 1939 by French scientist Marguerite Perey.