nobel nobel  /noʊ ˈbɛl/

Definition(s):

  • (n) Swedish chemist remembered for his invention of dynamite and for the bequest that created the Nobel prizes (1833-1896)

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • Science is boring? Not during nobel week, when the recipients of the highest honors in chemistry, medicine and physics are announced.

News

  1. China Jailed Nobel's Wife Prepares Legal Challenge

    China's jailed Nobel's wife prepares legal challenge of husband's conviction, her house arrest        
    on June 21, 2013     Source: ABC News

  2. Nobel REIT announces initial distribution and nomination of Louis Lemire CPA, C.A., as new Chief Financial Officer

    Nobel REIT announces initial distribution and nomination of Louis Lemire CPA, C.A., as new Chief Financial Officer
    on June 20, 2013     Source: CNW Group via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Nobel Recipient Among Winners of Jefferson Awards

    2 Senators, Nobel Prize recipient among winners of Jefferson Awards for public service        
    on June 19, 2013     Source: ABC News

Quotes

  1. "I wish to convey my best wishes to Aung San Suu Kyi, the world's only imprisoned Nobel Peace laureate, on the occasion of her 65th birthday on June 19," Obama said in his message. "I once again call on the Burmese government to release Aung...
    on Jun 18, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: AFP

  2. "I am deeply honoured to receive the Nobel Peace Prize," Mr Gore said in a statement. "My wife, Tipper, and I will donate 100 per cent of the proceeds of the award to the Alliance for Climate Protection, a bipartisan non-profit organisation...
    on Oct 12, 2007 By: Al Gore Source: The Age

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