Lawrence Ernest Orlando

Lawrence

, Ernest Orlando 1901-1958.
American physicist. He won a 1939 Nobel Prize for the development of the cyclotron.
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Law·rence

(lôr′əns), Ernest Orlando 1901-1958.
American physicist who built the first cyclotron, a type of particle accelerator, in 1929.
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