Definition of Röntgen, Wilhelm Conrad in English:

Röntgen, Wilhelm Conrad

proper noun

  • (1845–1923), German physicist, the discoverer of X-rays. He was a skilful experimenter and worked in a variety of areas as well as radiation. He was awarded the first Nobel Prize for Physics in 1901.

Pronunciation

Röntgen, Wilhelm Conrad

/ˈrœntɡn//ˈrɒntɡ(ə)n//ˈrʌntjən/