follow Dictionary.com

How Well Do You Know English Slang?

arrhenius, svante august

arrhenius, svante august in Science
Arrhenius
  (ə-rē'nē-əs)   
Swedish physicist and chemist who developed the theory of electrolytic dissociation, which explained the process by which ions are formed or separated. For this work he was awarded the Nobel Prize for chemistry in 1903. He also investigated osmosis, toxins, and antitoxins.
The American Heritage® Science Dictionary
Copyright © 2002. Published by Houghton Mifflin. All rights reserved.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for arrhenius,

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for arrhenius, svante august