John Augustus, 1806–69, U.S. engineer, born in Germany: pioneer of wire-rope suspension bridges, designer of the Brooklyn Bridge.
his son, Washington Augustus, 1837–1926, U.S. engineer: completed Brooklyn Bridge 1883.
noun, plural roebucks (especially collectively) roebuck. 1. a male roe deer. noun (pl) -bucks, -buck 1. the male of the roe deer
noun 1. a small, agile Old World deer, Capreolus capreolus, the male of which has three-pointed antlers. noun 1. a small graceful deer, Capreolus capreolus, of woodlands of Europe and Asia. The antlers are small and the summer coat is reddish-brown
noun 1. Nic(olas). born 1928, British film director and cinematographer. Films include Walkabout (1970), Don’t Look Now (1972), Insignificance (1984), and The Witches (1990)
noun, plural roemers German, roemer [rœ-muh r] /ˈrœ mər/ (Show IPA) 1. a German wineglass having a body with a globular top and a cylindrical bottom often decorated with prunts, supported by a conical foot.