Andrei Dimitrievich Sakharov

noun
Soviet physicist and dissident; helped develop the first Russian hydrogen bomb; advocated nuclear disarmament and campaigned for human rights (1921-1989)
Syn: ↑Sakharov, ↑Andrei Sakharov
Instance Hypernyms: ↑nuclear physicist

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  • Sakharov,Andrei Dimitrievich — Sa·kha·rov (säʹkə rôf , săkʹə , säʹKHə rəf), Andrei Dimitrievich. 1921 1989. Soviet physicist and dissident who helped develop the first Soviet hydrogen bomb. An outspoken advocate of human rights and nuclear disarmament, he won the 1975 Nobel… …   Universalium

  • Andrei Sakharov — noun Soviet physicist and dissident; helped develop the first Russian hydrogen bomb; advocated nuclear disarmament and campaigned for human rights (1921 1989) • Syn: ↑Sakharov, ↑Andrei Dimitrievich Sakharov • Instance Hypernyms: ↑nuclear… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sakharov — noun Soviet physicist and dissident; helped develop the first Russian hydrogen bomb; advocated nuclear disarmament and campaigned for human rights (1921 1989) • Syn: ↑Andrei Sakharov, ↑Andrei Dimitrievich Sakharov • Instance Hypernyms: ↑nuclear… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ζαχάροφ, Αντρέι Ντμιτρίεβιτς — (Andrei Dimitrievich Sakharov, 1921 – 1989). Ρώσος πυρηνικός φυσικός και πολιτικός. Θεωρείται, μαζί με τον Ιγκόρ Ταμ, ο δημιουργός της πρώτης σοβιετικής βόμβας υδρογόνου (1948). Το 1953 έγινε μέλος της Σοβιετικής Ακαδημίας Επιστημών. Η φήμη του… …   Dictionary of Greek

  • nuclear physicist — noun a physicist who specializes in nuclear physics • Hypernyms: ↑physicist • Instance Hyponyms: ↑Anderson, ↑Carl Anderson, ↑Carl David Anderson, ↑Bethe, ↑Hans Bethe, ↑Hans Albrecht Be …   Useful english dictionary

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