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McMillan

[muh k-mil-uh n] /məkˈmɪl ən/
noun
1.
Edwin Mattison
[mat-uh-suh n] /ˈmæt ə sən/ (Show IPA),
1907–91, U.S. educator and physicist: Nobel Prize in chemistry 1951.
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McMillan

/məkˈmɪlən/
noun
1.
Edwin M(attison). 1907–91, US physicist; Nobel prize for chemistry 1951 (with Glenn Seaborg) for the discovery of transuranic elements
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McMillan

Irish surname, from Gaelic Mac Mhaolain "son of the tonsured one."

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