urbain j. joseph leverrier


[luh-ver-ee-ey; French luh-ve-ryey]
Urbain Jean Joseph [yr-ban zhahn zhaw-zef] , 1811–77, French astronomer.
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Leverrier (French ləvɛrje)
Urbain Jean Joseph (yrbɛ̃ ʒɑ̃ ʒozɛf). 1811--77, French astronomer: calculated the existence and position of the planet Neptune

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