Nobel-prize Definition

noun
Any of the six international prizes awarded annually by the Nobel Foundation for outstanding achievements in the fields of physics, chemistry, physiology or medicine, literature, and economics and for the promotion of world peace.
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proper name
Any of the annual international prizes administered by the Nobel Foundation for distinction in physics, chemistry, economics, medicine or physiology, and literature, and for promoting peace.
Webster's New World

Other Word Forms of Nobel-prize

Noun

Singular:
nobel-prize
Plural:
nobel-prizes

Origin of Nobel-prize

  • After Alfred Bernhard Nobel

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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