- Louis Ni·co·las [lwee nee-kaw-lah] /lwi ni kɔˈlɑ/, 1763–1829, French chemist: discoverer of chromium and beryllium.
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Examples from the Web for vauquelin
This property was partially discovered as far back as 1798, by Vauquelin.
Vauquelin plunged his hands in his pockets and looked at her.Zut and Other Parisians
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"Dear lady, my daughter is too young," replied Vauquelin promptly.
"I find nothing 'dreadful' about her," said Vauquelin a shade sharply.
"At any rate, I do not exaggerate the years," sighed Vauquelin.