j. frederic joliot-curie

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Joliot-Curie Jo·liot-Cu·rie (zhô-lyō'kyur'ē, -kyu-rē', -kü-), Irène. 1897-1956.

French physicist. She shared a 1935 Nobel Prize with her husband, Frédéric Joliot-Curie (1900-1958), for synthesizing new radioactive elements.

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