Who Discovered the Atom?

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The first person to propose that the atoms, and then write it down, was a Greek philosopher named Democritus.
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In the 5th century B.C. the Greek philosophers Democritus and Leucippus proposed that a matter was made up of tiny invisible particles called atom. Atom in Greek means something that can't be split or divided.
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