de•byePronunciation: (di-bī'), [key]
a unit of measure for electric dipole moments, equal to 10–18
De•byePronunciation: (de-bī'), [key]
Pe•ter Jo•seph Wil•helm Pronunciation: (pā'tur yō'sef vil'helm), [key]
1884–1966, Dutch physicist, in the U.S. after 1940: Nobel prize for chemistry 1936.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.