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 (sŏl′vā, sôl-vā′), Ernest 1838-1922.
Belgian chemist and philanthropist who developed the Solvay process, established several factories, and served in the Belgian Senate.
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Noun1.Solvay - Belgian chemist who developed the Solvay process and built factories exploiting it (1838-1922)
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