Einstein,Albert

Ein·stein (īnʹstīn'), Albert. 1879-1955.
German-born American theoretical physicist whose special and general theories of relativity revolutionized modern thought on the nature of space and time and formed a theoretical base for the exploitation of atomic energy. He won a 1921 Nobel Prize for his explanation of the photoelectric effect.
  Ein'steinʹi·an adj.

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