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Meit·ner(mīt′nər), Lise 1878-1968.
Austrian-born Swedish physicist and pioneer in the study of nuclear fission.
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(Biography) Lise (ˈliːzə). 1878–1968, Austrian nuclear physicist. With Hahn, she discovered protactinium (1918), and they demonstrated with F. Strassmann the fission of uranium
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Lise, 1878–1968, Austrian nuclear physicist.
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|Noun||1.||Meitner - Swedish physicist (born in Austria) who worked in the field of radiochemistry with Otto Hahn and formulated the concept of nuclear fission with Otto Frisch (1878-1968)|
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