Laue

[ lou-uh ]
/ ˈlaʊ ə /

noun

Max The·o·dor Fe·lix von [mahks -tey-oh-dohr -fey-liks fuhn], /mɑks ˈteɪ oʊˌdoʊr ˈfeɪ lɪks fən/, 1879–1960, German physicist: Nobel Prize 1914.

QUIZZES

CAN YOU GUESS THESE WORDS FROM AROUND THE US?

American English is not always as it appears to be ... get to know regional words in this quiz!
Question 1 of 10
A bet is synonymous with a wager, but what does it mean in New York?
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for Laue

British Dictionary definitions for Laue

Laue
/ (German ˈlauə) /

noun

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
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012