1. [ noun ] (physics,nuclear physics) United States physicist (born in Germany) noted for her research on the structure of the atom (1906-1972)
Synonyms: marie_goeppert_mayer
Related terms: nuclear_physicist
2. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 893
3. [ noun ] (film,performing arts) United States filmmaker (born in Russia) who founded his own film company and later merged with Samuel Goldwyn (1885-1957)
Synonyms: louis_burt_mayer louis_b._mayer
Related terms: film_maker
Similar spelling:   Mawyer