Arthur Leonard, 1921–99, U.S. physicist: Nobel prize 1981.
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Arthur, 1736–1818, American Revolutionary War general, born in Scotland: 1st governor of the Northwest Territory, 1787–1802. a river in the N central U.S. and S Canada, flowing S from Lake Huron to Lake St. Clair, forming part of the boundary between Michigan and Ontario. 41 miles (66 km) long. Lake, a lake between SE Michigan […]
Arthur Meier [mahy-er] /ˈmaɪ ər/ (Show IPA), 1888–1965, U.S. historian. his son, Arthur Meier, Jr. 1917–2007, U.S. historian and writer. John Richard, 1926–2003, English film director. Contemporary Examples Schlesinger said he was not familiar with studies showing health spending growing at historically low rates. GOP Shies Away From Obamacare Repeal Kaiser Health News August 24, […]
Arthur [ahr-ther;; German ahr-too r] /ˈɑr θər;; German ˈɑr tʊər/ (Show IPA), 1862–1931, Austrian dramatist and novelist. Historical Examples “Young Medardus” is Schnitzler’s most ambitious attempt at historical playwriting. The Lonely Way–Intermezzo–Countess Mizzie Arthur Schnitzler These are the main outlines of Schnitzler’s work as a dramatist. The Lonely Way–Intermezzo–Countess Mizzie Arthur Schnitzler What Schnitzler shows […]
Arthur [ahr-too r] /ˈɑr tʊər/ (Show IPA), 1788–1860, German philosopher. Contemporary Examples He blames the “hold-up” on an imaginary broker he calls (off the cuff) “Schopenhauer.” The Gem Trade’s Shady Characters Jonathan Blitzer May 12, 2009 For the philosophically minded, the reference to Schopenhauer is a clue as to what is happening to Bobby. The […]