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Sod·dy(sŏd′ē), Frederick 1877-1956.
British chemist. He won a 1921 Nobel Prize for investigations into the origin and nature of isotopes.
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(Biography) Frederick. 1877–1956, English chemist, whose work on radioactive disintegration led to the discovery of isotopes: Nobel prize for chemistry 1921
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Frederick, 1877–1956, English chemist.
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|Noun||1.||soddy - a house built of sod or adobe laid in horizontal courses|
house - a dwelling that serves as living quarters for one or more families; "he has a house on Cape Cod"; "she felt she had to get out of the house"
|2.||Soddy - English chemist whose work on radioactive disintegration led to the discovery of isotopes (1877-1956)|
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