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 (lôr′ənts), Hendrik Antoon 1853-1928.
Dutch physicist. He shared a 1902 Nobel Prize for his work on electromagnetic theory and the motion of electrons.


(Dutch ˈloːrənts)
(Biography) Hendrik Antoon (ˈhɛndrɪk ˈantoːn). 1853–1928, Dutch physicist: shared the Nobel prize for physics (1902) with Zeeman for their work on electromagnetic theory


(ˈlɔr ənts, -ɛnts, ˈloʊr-)

Hendrik Antoon, 1853–1928, Dutch physicist: Nobel prize 1902.
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