a seaport in NE Jutland, in Denmark.
a variant spelling of Aalborg
- Albrecht durer
Albrecht [ahl-brekht] /ˈɑl brɛxt/ (Show IPA), 1471–1528, German painter and engraver. Historical Examples Was it the portrait of the wife or the daughter of Holzschuer, albrecht durer’s personal friend? Cousin Pons Honore de Balzac A place thus seemed waiting for albrecht durer, the master wood-engraver. Great Artists, Vol 1. Jennie Ellis Keysor A Madonna by […]
- Albright, madeleine
albright, madeleine The first woman to become secretary of state. The daughter of a Czech diplomat, she was born in Czechoslovakia but fled to England with her family when the Nazis invaded in 1939. (Three of her grandparents, all Jews, died in Nazi concentration camps.) She returned to Czechoslovakia with her family after the war […]
- Albright’s disease
albright’s disease Albright’s disease Al·bright’s disease (ôl’brīts) n. Fibrous dysplasia involving multiple bones and characterized by irregular brown spots on the skin, endocrine dysfunction, and precocious puberty, especially in girls.