albert coombs [koomz] /k-mz/ (show ipa), 1873–1951, u.s. inventor and art collector.
[joo-nuh chap-uh l] /ˈdʒu nə ˈtʃæp əl/ (show ipa), 1892–1982, u.s. novelist, poet, and playwright.
djuna. 1892–1982, us novelist, noted for nightwood (1936)
william. 1801–86, british poet, best known for poems of rural life in the dorset dialect (1879)
- A c becquerel
[bek-uh-rel; french bekuh-rel] /ˌbɛk əˈrɛl; french bɛkəˈrɛl/ noun alexandre edmond [a-lek-sahn-druh ed-mawn] /a lɛkˈsɑ̃ drə ɛdˈmɔ̃/ (show ipa), 1820–91, french physicist (son of antoine césar). antoine césar [ahn-twan sey-zar] /ɑ̃ˈtwan seɪˈzar/ (show ipa), 1788–1878, french physicist. antoine henri [ahn-twan ahn-ree] /ɑ̃ˈtwan ɑ̃ˈri/ (show ipa), 1852–1908, french physicist (son of alexandre edmond): n-bel prize 1903. becquerel […]
- A c bell
[bel] /bɛl/ noun acton [ak-tuh n] /ˈæk tən/ (show ipa) pen name of anne brontë. alexander graham, 1847–1922, u.s. scientist, born in scotland: inventor of the telephone. (arthur) clive (howard) 1881–1964, english critic of literature and art. currer [kur-er] /ˈkɜr ər/ (show ipa) pen name of charlotte brontë. ellis, pen name of emily brontë. james […]
- A c boult
[bohlt] /boʊlt/ noun sir adrian cedric, 1889–1983, english conductor. boult /bəʊlt/ verb a variant spelling of bolt2 boult /bəʊlt/ noun sir adrian (cedric). 1889–1983, english conductor
- A c clairaut
[klai-roh; french kle-roh] /klɛəˈroʊ; french klɛˈroʊ/ noun alexis claude [a-lek-see klohd] /a lɛkˈsi kloʊd/ (show ipa), 1713–65, french mathematician.
- A c clarke
[klahrk] /klɑrk/ noun arthur c(harles) 1917–2008, english science-fiction writer. kenneth spearman [speer-muh n] /ˈspɪər mən/ (show ipa), (“kenny”; “klook”) 1914–85, u.s. jazz drummer, a bebop pioneer. clarke /klɑːk/ noun sir arthur c(harles). 1917–2008, british science-fiction writer, who helped to develop the first communications satellites. he scripted the film 2001, a sp-ce odyssey (1968) austin. 1896–1974, […]