Cockcroft definition

  • others:
    • Cockcroft, Sir John Douglas 1897-1967. Uk physicist just who with Ernest Walton succeeded in splitting the atom (1931). They shared a 1951 Nobel reward due to their contributions to atomic physics.
  • noun:
    • Uk physicist whom (with Ernest Walton in 1931) first split an atom (1897-1967)

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