[ shlee-mahn ]
/ ˈʃliˌmɑn /
Hein·rich [hahyn-rikh] /ˈhaɪn rɪx/,1822–90, German archaeologist: excavated ancient cities of Troy and Mycenae.
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British Dictionary definitions for heinrich schliemann
/ (German ˈʃliːman) /
Heinrich (ˈhainrɪç). 1822–90, German archaeologist, who discovered nine superimposed city sites of Troy (1871–90). He also excavated the site of Mycenae (1876)
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