[veer] /vɪər/ (Show IPA), 1894–1966, Australian lawyer and statesman: president of the General Assembly of the United Nations 1948–49.
Herbert Vere. 1894–1965, Australian jurist and Labor political leader, president of the General Assembly of the United Nations 1948–49
- Albert bacon fall
Albert Bacon, 1861–1944, U.S. politician: senator 1912–21; secretary of the Interior 1921–23; convicted in Teapot Dome scandal. verb (mainly intransitive) falls, falling, fell (fɛl), fallen (ˈfɔːlən) to descend by the force of gravity from a higher to a lower place to drop suddenly from an erect position to collapse to the ground, esp in pieces […]
Albert, 1761–1849, U.S. statesman: Secretary of the Treasury 1801–13. a town in N Tennessee. a river in NW Wyoming and SW Montana, flowing NW to join the Jefferson and Madison rivers in forming the Missouri River. 120 miles (193 km) long. Historical Examples The Life of Albert Gallatin Henry Adams Albert Gallatin John Austin Stevens […]
- Herbert spencer gasser
Herbert Spencer, 1888–1963, U.S. physiologist: Nobel Prize in Medicine 1944. noun a drilling or well that yields natural gas noun Herbert Spencer. 1888–1963, US physiologist: shared a Nobel prize for physiology or medicine (1944) with Erlanger for work on electrical signs of nervous activity gasbag (1912+) Anything or anyone exceptionally amusing, effective, memorable, etc; a […]
Albert [French al-ber] /French alˈbɛr/ (Show IPA), 1843–1914, Swiss lawyer and statesman: Nobel Peace Prize 1902.