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 (bā′tə), Hans Albrecht 1906-2005.
German-born American physicist who won a 1967 Nobel Prize for his research on energy production in stars. He was also involved in the development of the first atomic bomb.
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(Biography) Hans Albrecht (hans ˈalbrɛçt). 1906–2005, US physicist, born in Germany; noted for his research on astrophysics and nuclear physics: Nobel prize for physics 1967
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(ˈbeɪ tə)

n. Hans Albrecht,
born 1906, U.S. physicist: Nobel prize 1967.
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