Definitions for jean bernard leon foucault

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word jean bernard leon foucault

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Foucault, Jean Bernard Leon Foucault(noun)

    French physicist who determined the speed of light and showed that it travels slower in water than in air; invented the Foucault pendulum and the gyroscope (1819-1868)


Find a translation for the jean bernard leon foucault definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these jean bernard leon foucault definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"jean bernard leon foucault." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 28 Jan. 2015. < bernard leon foucault>.

Are we missing a good definition for jean bernard leon foucault?

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for jean bernard leon foucault: