Lorenz

[ lawr-uh nz, lohr-; German loh-rents ]
/ ˈlɔr ənz, ˈloʊr-; German ˈloʊ rɛnts /

noun

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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Lorenz
/ (German ˈloːrɛnts) /

noun

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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