Definitions for joliot-curieʒoʊlˈyoʊˈkyʊər i, -kyʊˈri; ʒɑ̃

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  1. Joliot-Curie, Irene Joliot-Curie(noun)

    French physicist who (with her husband) synthesized new chemical elements (1897-1956)

  2. Joliot, Jean-Frederic Joliot, Joliot-Curie, Jean-Frederic Joliot-Curie(noun)

    French nuclear physicist who was Marie Curie's assistant and who worked with Marie Curie's daughter who he married (taking the name Joliot-Curie); he and his wife discovered how to synthesize new radioactive elements (1900-1958)


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