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Blackett

(ˈblækɪt)
n
(Biography) Patrick Maynard Stuart, Baron. 1897–1974, English physicist, noted for his work on cosmic radiation and his discovery of the positron. Nobel prize for physics 1948

Black•ett

(ˈblæk ɪt)

n.
Patrick Maynard Stuart, 1897–1974, English physicist.
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