Definitions for Fischerˈfɪʃ ər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Fisch•erˈfɪʃ ər(n.)

  1. Edmond,born 1920, U.S. biochemist, born in China: Nobel prize for physiology or medicine 1992.

    Category: Biography

  2. Emil, 1852–1919, German chemist: Nobel prize 1902.

    Category: Biography

  3. Ernst Otto, born 1918, German chemist: Nobel prize 1973.

    Category: Biography

  4. Hans, 1881–1945, German chemist: Nobel prize 1930.

    Category: Biography

  5. Robert James (“Bobby”), born 1943, U.S. chess player.

    Category: Biography

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Fischer, Hans Fischer(noun)

    German chemist noted for his synthesis of hemin (1881-1945)

  2. Fischer, Emil Hermann Fischer(noun)

    German chemist noted for work on synthetic sugars and the purines (1852-1919)

  3. Fischer, Bobby Fischer, Robert James Fischer(noun)

    United States chess master; world champion from 1972 to 1975 (born in 1943)


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