Rutherford
I. biographical name Ernest 1871-1937 1st Baron Rutherford of Nelson British physicist II. biographical name Joseph Franklin 1869-1942 American leader of Jehovah's Witnesses

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  • Rutherford — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Albert G. Rutherford (1879–1941), US amerikanischer Politiker Alexander Cameron Rutherford (1857–1941), kanadischer Politiker Ann Rutherford (* 1920), US amerikanische Schauspielerin Daniel Rutherford… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Rutherford — may refer to:Places;Australia *Rutherford, New South Wales, a suburb of Maitland, New South Wales;Canada *Mount Rutherford, Jasper National Park *Rutherford House, in Edmonton, Alberta *Rutherford Library, University of Alberta;United Kingdom… …   Wikipedia

  • Rutherford — Rutherford, NJ U.S. borough in New Jersey Population (2000): 18110 Housing Units (2000): 7214 Land area (2000): 2.807021 sq. miles (7.270152 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.115761 sq. miles (0.299819 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.922782 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • rutherford — RUTHERFORD, rutherforzi, s.m. (fiz.) Unitate de măsură pentru radioactivitate egală cu un milion de dezintegrări pe secundă emise de un element radioactiv. [pr.: rádărford. – abr.: Rd] – Din fr., engl. rutherford. Trimis de LauraGellner,… …   Dicționar Român

  • Rutherford —    RUTHERFORD, a hamlet, in the parish of Maxton, district of Melrose, county of Roxburgh, 1½ mile (E. by N.) from the village of Maxton; containing 71 inhabitants. This, though now a small and unimportant, was anciently a considerable place, and …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

  • Rutherford — (spr. Roßherford), 1) Grafschaft im Staate Nord Carolina (Nordamerika), an Süd Carolina grenzend, 40 QM., vom Broad River durchflossen; gebirgig (im Westen die Blue Ridge); Producte: Mais, Weizen, Hafer; 1779 organisirt u. genannt nach General… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • rutherford — (izg. ràderford) m DEFINICIJA fiz. jedinica za mjerenje snage radioaktivnog izvora ETIMOLOGIJA vidi Rutherford …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Rutherford — [ruth′ər fərd, ruth′ər fərd] 1. Ernest Baron Rutherford of Nelson 1871 1937; Brit. physicist, born in New Zealand 2. Joseph Franklin 1869 1942; U.S. leader of Jehovah s Witnesses …   English World dictionary

  • Rutherford — Ernest …   Scientists

  • rutherford — [ʀytœʀfɔʀd] n. m. ÉTYM. 1953; n. d un physicien anglais (1871 1937). ❖ ♦ Sc. Unité de mesure de l activité d un élément radio actif, quantité de cet élément qui émet un million de particules en une seconde. ⇒ Becquerel, curie …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Rutherford — Rutherford, Er|nest (1871 1937) a British scientist, born in New Zealand, who discovered the structure of the atom, and discovered that there are three types of ↑radiation alpha, beta, and gamma rays. He is most famous for being the first person… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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