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Eigen

[ahy-guh n]
noun
  1. Man·fred [mahn-freyt] /ˈmɑn freɪt/, born 1927, German chemist: Nobel Prize 1967.
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  • A spontaneous expression of sympathy about the article that appeared in Eigen Haard which you induced me to write.

    Letters of a Javanese Princess

    Raden Adjeng Kartini

  • Had it not been for this, we should surely have had some franc alleu to oppose to the fief, some Eigen to oppose to the Lehn.

    Domesday Book and Beyond

    Frederic William Maitland


British Dictionary definitions for eigen

Eigen

noun
  1. Manfred. born 1927, German physical chemist: shared the Nobel prize for chemistry (1967) for developing his relaxation technique for studying fast reactions
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