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Bruckner

[broo k-ner, bruhk-; German broo k-nuh r] /ˈbrʊk nər, ˈbrʌk-; German ˈbrʊk nər/
noun
1.
Anton
[an-tuh n,, -ton,, -tohn;; German ahn-tawn] /ˈæn tən,, -tɒn,, -toʊn;; German ˈɑn tɔn/ (Show IPA),
1824–96, Austrian composer and organist.
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  • Anton is with Bruckner and one or two others, and didn't need me.

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    Margaret Horton Potter
  • Bruckner was a man deeply imbued with a sense of his own worth.

    Big Stupe Charles V. De Vet
  • Whatever else might be said of Bruckner, he knew his job as a psychologist.

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  • They lowered the box at Bruckner's feet and one of them opened a door in its side.

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  • Bruckner looked carefully around the circle at each of his listeners.

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  • "I certainly do not," Bruckner answered, frowning in annoyance.

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  • "It would be risky to let them mingle too freely with the natives," Bruckner advised.

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  • "That was a rotten piece of business last night," Bruckner said.

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  • And Mahler without Bruckner would hardly have been possible.

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  • So, if Bruckner had little to say, he showed the way to others.

British Dictionary definitions for Bruckner

Bruckner

/German ˈbrʊknər/
noun
1.
Anton (ˈantoːn). 1824–96, Austrian composer and organist in the Romantic tradition. His works include nine symphonies, four masses, and a Te Deum
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