Bohr

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\ ˈbȯr How to pronounce Bohr (audio) \

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Aage Niels 1922–2009 son of Niels Bohr Danish physicist

Bohr

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Definition of Bohr (Entry 2 of 2)

Niels Henrik David 1885–1962 Danish physicist

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“Bohr.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Bohr. Accessed 30 Mar. 2020.

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