[lawr-uh nz, lohr-; German loh-rents]
- A·dolf [ey-dolf; German ah-dawlf] /ˈeɪ dɒlf; German ˈɑ dɔlf/, 1854–1946, Austrian orthopedic surgeon.
- Kon·rad (Za·cha·ri·as) [kon-rad zak-uh-rahy-uh s; German kawn-raht tsah-khah-ree-ahs] /ˈkɒn ræd ˌzæk əˈraɪ əs; German ˈkɔn rɑt ˌtsɑ xɑˈri ɑs/, 1903–1989, Austrian ethologist: Nobel Prize in Medicine 1973.
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I guess, from the looks of things, most folks would have thought it would be the Lorenz girl.
They still took their dinners at the Lorenz house up the street.
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He had tried to abduct the Princess, and he was madly jealous of Lorenz.Graustark
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- Konrad Zacharias (ˈkɔnraːt tsaxaˈriːas) 1903–89, Austrian zoologist, who founded ethology. His works include On Aggression (1966): shared the Nobel prize for physiology or medicine 1973
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