Carothers Wallace Hume

Ca·roth·ers

 (kə-rŭth′ərz), Wallace Hume 1896-1937.
American chemist who developed the synthetic material nylon, which was patented in 1937.
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Ca·roth·ers

(kə-rŭth′ərz), Wallace Hume 1896-1937.
American chemist who developed the synthetic material nylon, which was patented in 1937.
The American Heritage® Student Science Dictionary, Second Edition. Copyright © 2014 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.