1. [ noun ] (economics) Norwegian economist noted for his work in econometrics (1895-1973)
Synonyms: ragnar_frisch ragnar_anton_kittil_frisch
Related terms: economist
2. [ noun ] (physics,nuclear physics) British physicist (born in Austria) who with Lise Meitner recognized that Otto Hahn had produced a new kind of nuclear reaction which they named nuclear fission; Frisch described the explosive potential of a chain nuclear reaction (1904-1979)
Synonyms: otto_robert_frisch otto_frisch
Related terms: nuclear_physicist
3. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 7981
4. [ noun ] (biology) Austrian zoologist noted for his studies of honeybees (1886-1982)
Synonyms: karl_von_frisch
Related terms: zoologist
Similar spelling:   Friis