physicist


physicist
noun
ADJECTIVE
brilliant, distinguished, eminent, famous, great, leading, prominent
classical, modern
experimental, theoretical
atomic, mathematical, medical, nuclear, particle, quantum

Niels Bohr, the leading quantum physicist of his time


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