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J n. the 10th letter of the Roman alphabet
J n. a unit of electrical energy equal to the work done when a current of one ampere passes through a resistance of one ohm for one second
J particle n. a neutral meson with a large mass
J. B. Rhine n. United States parapsychologist (1895-1980)
J. B. S. Haldane n. Scottish geneticist (son of John Haldane) who contributed to the development of population genetics; a popularizer of science and a Marxist (1892-1964)
J. C. Maxwell n. Scottish physicist whose equations unified electricity and magnetism and who recognized the electromagnetic nature of light (1831-1879)
J. Craig Ventner n. United States geneticist who published the complete base sequences for all the genes of a free-living organism, the influenza bacterium; later led team that developed a first draft of the entire human genome (born in 1946)
J. D. Salinger n. United States writer (born 1919)
J. E. Johnston n. Confederate general in the American Civil War; led the Confederate troops in the West (1807-1891)
J. Edgar Hoover n. United States lawyer who was director of the FBI for 48 years (1895-1972)
J. J. Hill n. United States railroad tycoon (1838-1916)
J. M. Barrie n. Scottish dramatist and novelist; created Peter Pan (1860-1937)
J. M. Synge n. Irish poet and playwright whose plays are based on rural Irish life (1871-1909)
J. P. Morgan n. United States financier and philanthropist (1837-1913)
J. R. Firth n. English linguist who contributed to linguistic semantics and to prosodic phonology and who was noted for his insistence on studying both sound and meaning in context (1890-1960)
 
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