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Böttger

[bœt-guhr]
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  1. Jo·hann Frie·drich [yoh-hahn free-drikh] /ˈyoʊ hɑn ˈfri drɪx/, 1682–1719, German chemist.
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  • Bottger insisted that the buck-and-wing and the double shuffle and other forms of jiggery were low.

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    Rupert Hughes

  • Mrs. Bottger had spent a large part of her early life on one toe, but now she could hardly balance herself sitting down.

  • Mrs. Bottger was furious at the latter charge, but the former was now rather flattering.