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(1862–1942), English physicist, a founder of solid-state physics. He collaborated with his son, Sir (William) Lawrence Bragg(1890–1971), in developing the technique of X-ray diffraction for determining the atomic structure of crystals. Nobel Prize for Physics (1915), shared with his son.
Bragg, Sir William Henry/braɡ/
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.