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Laue

[lou-uh]
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noun
  1. Max The·o·dor Fe·lix von [mahks tey-oh-dohr fey-liks fuh n] /mɑks ˈteɪ oʊˌdoʊr ˈfeɪ lɪks fən/, 1879–1960, German physicist: Nobel Prize 1914.
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Examples from the Web for laue

Historical Examples

  • If you want, return to your Mrs. Laue to-morrow, and it will be as if nothing happened.

    The Song of Songs

    Hermann Sudermann

  • Mrs. Laue immediately became Lilly's confidante and counsellor.

    The Song of Songs

    Hermann Sudermann

  • Mrs. Laue's boldest prophecies seemed about to be fulfilled.

    The Song of Songs

    Hermann Sudermann

  • "Mrs. Laue will hide them for me, and she can keep them afterwards," she thought.

    The Song of Songs

    Hermann Sudermann

  • After each transaction Mrs. Laue honestly settled accounts with Lilly.

    The Song of Songs

    Hermann Sudermann


British Dictionary definitions for laue

Laue

noun
  1. Max Theodor Felix von (maks ˈteːodoːr ˈfeːlɪks fɔn). 1879–1960, German physicist. He pioneered the technique of measuring the wavelengths of X-rays by their diffraction by crystals and contributed to the theory of relativity: Nobel prize for physics 1914
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