Definition of Hevesy, George Charles de in English:

Hevesy, George Charles de

proper noun

  • (1885–1966), Hungarian radiochemist. He studied radioisotopes and invented the technique of labeling with isotopic tracers. Hevesy was also codiscoverer of the element hafnium in 1923. Nobel Prize for Chemistry (1943)

Pronunciation:

Hevesy, George Charles de

/ˈhevəSHē/