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A longtime confidant of and lawyer for Lyndon Johnson, Fortas remained a close advisor after joining the Court.
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Augustin Jean, 1788–1827, French physicist. noun a unit of frequency equivalent to 1012 hertz noun Augustin Jean (oɡystɛ̃ ʒɑ̃). 1788–1827, French physicist: worked on the interference of light, contributing to the wave theory of light Fresnel (frā-něl’) French physicist whose investigations of the interference, diffraction, and polarization of light helped establish the theory that light […]
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Alice (“Octave Thanet”) 1850–1934, U.S. novelist and short-story writer. Daniel Chester, 1850–1931, U.S. sculptor. Sir John Denton Pinkstone [den-tn pingk-stohn,, -stuh n] /ˈdɛn tn ˈpɪŋk stoʊn,, -stən/ (Show IPA), 1st Earl of Ypres, 1852–1925, English field marshal in World War I. Marilyn, born 1929, U.S. novelist and nonfiction writer. noun the official language of France: […]
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Alfred Hermann [al-frid hur-muh n;; German ahl-freyt her-mahn] /ˈæl frɪd ˈhɜr mən;; German ˈɑl freɪt ˈhɛr mɑn/ (Show IPA), 1864–1921, Austrian writer and journalist: Nobel Peace Prize 1911. verb the past tense and past participle of fry1 adj. mid-14c., past participle adjective from fry (v.). adjective Drunk (1926+) Electrocuted (1930+ Underworld) Exhausted; burned out; frazzled: […]