Definition of Kekulé, Friedrich August in English:

Kekulé, Friedrich August

proper noun

  • (1829–96), German chemist; full name Friedrich August Kekulé von Stradonitz. One of the founders of structural organic chemistry, he is best known for discovering the ring structure of benzene.

Pronunciation

Kekulé, Friedrich August

/ˈkeːkule//ˈkɛkjʊleɪ/