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Heidegger

[hahy-deg-er, -di-ger] /ˈhaɪ dɛg ər, -dɪ gər/
noun
1.
Martin, 1889–1976, German philosopher and writer.
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  • Unable to contend with them alone, he formed a partnership with Heidegger, proprietor of the King's Theatre, in 1729.

    The Standard Oratorios George P. Upton
  • They had no difficulty in seducing, first Senesino, then Montagnana, and finally Heidegger.

    Handel Edward J. Dent
  • Heidegger was horrified; he raved and swore at the musicians, and made them recommence the loyal tune.

  • Heidegger's tyres were Palmer's, leaving longitudinal stripes.

    The Return of Sherlock Holmes Arthur Conan Doyle
  • The company carried on the season undeterred, and the management was taken over by Heidegger.

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  • Heidegger's tires were Palmer's, leaving longitudinal stripes.

    The Return of Sherlock Holmes Arthur Conan Doyle
  • That very singular man old Dr. Heidegger once invited four venerable friends to meet him in his study.

    Twice Told Tales Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • "You shall judge for yourself, my dear colonel," replied Dr. Heidegger.

    Twice Told Tales Nathaniel Hawthorne
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Heidegger

/German ˈhaidɛɡər/
noun
1.
Martin (ˈmartiːn). 1889–1976, German existentialist philosopher: he expounded his ontological system in Being and Time (1927)
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