Meaning of Leblanc, Nicolas in English:

Leblanc, Nicolas

Pronunciation /ləˈblɒ̃(k)/ /ləblɑ̃/

proper noun

  • (1742–1806), French surgeon and chemist. He developed a process for making soda ash (sodium carbonate) from common salt, enabling the large-scale manufacture of glass, soap, paper, and other chemicals.