l.b. mayer

Mayer

[mahy-er or, German, mahy-uhr for 1; mey-er for 2; mahy-er for 3]
noun
1.
Julius Robert von [jool-yuhs rob-ert von; German yoo-lee-oos roh-bert fuhn] , 1814–78, German physicist.
2.
Louis B(urt) [burt] , 1885–1957, U.S. motion-picture producer, born in Russia.
3.
Maria Goeppert [goh-pert] , 1906–72, U.S. physicist, born in Poland: Nobel prize 1963.
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1.  Julius Robert von (ˈjuːliʊs ˈroːbɛrt fɔn). 1814--78, German physicist whose research in thermodynamics (1842) contributed to the discovery of the law of conservation of energy
2.  Louis B(urt). 1885--1957, US film producer, born in Russia; founder and first head (1924--48) of the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) film company

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