Definition of Frisch, Otto Robert in English:

Frisch, Otto Robert

proper noun

  • (1904–79), British physicist; born in Austria. With his aunt, Lise Meitner, he recognized that Otto Hahn's experiments with uranium had produced a new type of nuclear reaction, which Frisch called nuclear fission. He also indicated the explosive potential of its chain reaction.

Pronunciation:

Frisch, Otto Robert

/frɪʃ/