Curie

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French physicist; husband of Marie Curie (1859-1906) Curie , Pierre Curie
French nuclear physicist who was Marie Curie's assistant and who worked with Marie Curie's daughter who he married (taking the name Joliot-Curie); he and his wife discovered how to synthesize new radioactive elements (1900-1958) Jean-Frederic Joliot , Jean-Frederic Joliot-Curie , Joliot , Joliot-Curie
unit of radioactivity equal to one thousandth of a curie millicurie
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