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de Broglie(French də brɔj)
1. (Biography) Prince Louis Victor (lwi viktɔr). 1892–1987, French physicist, noted for his research in quantum mechanics and his development of wave mechanics: Nobel prize for physics 1929
2. (Biography) his brother, Maurice (mɔris), Duc de Broglie. 1875–1960, French physicist, noted for his research into X-ray spectra
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de Bro•glie(dəˈbrɔɪ, broʊgˈli, broʊlˈyeɪ)
Louis Vic•tor 1892–1987, French physicist: Nobel prize 1929.
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|Noun||1.||de Broglie - French nuclear physicist who generalized the wave-particle duality by proposing that particles of matter exhibit wavelike properties (1892-1987)|
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