Definition of Carothers, Wallace in English:

Carothers, Wallace

proper noun

  • (1896–1937), US industrial chemist; full name Wallace Hume Carothers. He developed neoprene, the first successful synthetic rubber and also Nylon 6.6, a synthetic fiber.

Pronunciation:

Carothers, Wallace

/kəˈrəT͟Hərz/