bohr bohr  /ˈbɔr/

Definition(s):

  • (n) Danish physicist who studied atomic structure and radiations; the Bohr theory of the atom accounted for the spectrum of hydrogen (1885-1962)

Usage(s):

  • A veronica ("shwuss") and the bull flies past ("bohr-uhm, bohr-uhm").

News

  • Senators re-sign defenceman Mark Borowiecki to a two-year contract

    OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - July 10, 2013) - The Ottawa Senators announced today that the club has re-signed defenceman Mark Borowiecki (BOHR-Vee-YHET-Skee) to a two-year contract. The 2013-14 season will represent a two-way contract, while the following season is a one-way agreement.
    on July 10, 2013     Source: Marketwire

Quotes

  • "During his distinguished career," Bush added, "Dr. Wheeler collaborated with scientists such as Albert Einstein and Niels Bohr on projects that changed the course of history."
    on Apr 14, 2008 By: Laura Bush Source: AFP

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