[ah-th awl-faw] /ɑˈðɔl fɔ/ (Show IPA), 1910–69, Mexican lawyer and politician: president of Mexico 1958–64.
Adolf [ey-dolf;; German ah-dawlf] /ˈeɪ dɒlf;; German ˈɑ dɔlf/ (Show IPA), 1854–1946, Austrian orthopedic surgeon. Konrad (Zacharias) [kon-rad zak-uh-rahy-uh s;; German kawn-raht tsah-khah-ree-ahs] /ˈkɒn ræd ˌzæk əˈraɪ əs;; German ˈkɔn rɑt ˌtsɑ xɑˈri ɑs/ (Show IPA), 1903–1989, Austrian ethologist: Nobel Prize in Medicine 1973. Contemporary Examples Coded references to risqué and sexual matters were catnip […]
Ambrogio [ahm-braw-jaw] /ɑmˈbrɔ dʒɔ/ (Show IPA), c1319–48, and his brother, Pietro [pye-traw] /ˈpyɛ trɔ/ (Show IPA) c1305–48, Italian painters. Historical Examples The younger Lorenzetti, Ambrogio, is represented by three masterpieces. The Story of Siena and San Gimignano Edmund G. Gardner In the second room there is a noble collection of paintings by the Lorenzetti. The […]
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Alfred, 1893–1977, U.S. actor (husband of Lynn Fontanne).
a.m. Master of Arts. before noon. the period from midnight to noon, especially the period of daylight prior to noon: Shall we meet Saturday a.m.? a morning newspaper, sometimes issued shortly before midnight. Agricultural and Mechanical (college): Texas A and M. Contemporary Examples At 4:07 A.M. with the police officer and paramedic unable to control […]