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  1. Paul [pawl] /pɔl/, 1854–1941, French chemist: Nobel prize 1912.
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Examples from the Web for sabatier

Historical Examples

  • Sabatier touched him and then looked swiftly round the room.

    The Light That Lures

    Percy Brebner

  • "Let her go," Sabatier cried, as a man was starting after her.

  • Sabatier had his hand upon the door to depart when Latour stopped him.

  • "Then he is easily dealt with," Sabatier answered, and went out.

  • "Sabatier, no doubt, came from there," he said after a pause.

British Dictionary definitions for sabatier


  1. Paul (pɔl). 1854–1941, French chemist, who discovered a process for the hydrogenation of organic compounds: shared the Nobel prize for chemistry (1912)
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