[ahl-brekht] /ˈɑl brɛxt/ (show ipa), c1480–1538, german painter.
albrecht (ˈalbrɛçt). ?1480–?1538, german painter and engraver: one of the earliest landscape painters
- Andre ampere
andré marie [ahn-drey muh-ree;; french ahn-drey ma-ree] /ˈɑn dreɪ məˈri;; french ɑ̃ˈdreɪ maˈri/ (show ipa), 1775–1836, french physicist. noun the basic si unit of electric current; the constant current that, when maintained in two parallel conductors of infinite length and negligible cross section placed 1 metre apart in free sp-ce, produces a force of 2 […]
anders jonas [an-derz joh-nuh s;; swedish ahn-duh rs-yoo-nahs] /ˈæn dərz ˈdʒoʊ nəs;; swedish ˈɑn dərsˈyu nɑs/ (show ipa), 1814–74, swedish astronomer and physicist. noun anders jonas (ˈandərs ˈjuːnas). 1814–74, swedish physicist, noted for his work on spectroscopy and solar physics ångström (āng’strəm) swedish physicist and astronomer who pioneered the use of the spectroscope in the […]
adolphe [french a-dawlf] /french aˈdɔlf/ (show ipa), 1862–1928, swiss stage designer and theatrical producer. historical examples without the immortal city, along the appia via, there dwelt a singular and romantic visionary, of the name of volktman. g-dolphin, complete edward bulwer-lytton down the via appia, toward campania, where was their only safety, poured the panic-stricken company. […]
aleksander porfirievich [al-ig-zan-der per-feer-uh-vich,, -zahn-;; russian uh-lyi-ksahndr puhr-fyee-ryi-vyich] /ˌæl ɪgˈzæn dər pərˈfɪər ə vɪtʃ,, -ˈzɑn-;; russian ʌ lyɪˈksɑndr pʌrˈfyi ryɪ vyɪtʃ/ (show ipa), 1887–1964, u.s. sculptor, born in russia. noun aleksandr porfiryevich (alɪkˈsandr parˈfirjɪvitʃ). 1887– 1964, russian sculptor and painter, in the us after 1923, whose work is characterized by economy of form
anton stepanovich [uhn-tawn styi-pah-nuh-vyich] /ʌnˈtɔn styɪˈpɑ nə vyɪtʃ/ (show ipa), 1861–1906, russian composer. historical examples arensky is now quite recovered, although i find him somewhat depressed and agitated. the life & letters of peter ilich tchaikovsky modeste tchaikovsky arensky is a man of remarkable gifts, but morbidly nervous and lacking in firmness—altogether a strange man. […]