[ mawlt-kuh ]
/ ˈmɔlt kə /
Hel·muth Karl [hel-moot kahrl], /ˈhɛl mut kɑrl/, 1800–91, Prussian field marshal: chief of staff 1858–88. his nephew, Helmuth Jo·han·nes [yoh-hah-nuhs], /yoʊˈhɑ nəs/, Count von, 1848–1916, German general: chief of staff 1906–14.
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How to use Moltke in a sentence
We see, therefore, that Moltke made two separate inventions, and combined both in his machine.
The result was that Moltke's machine got into France before the French machine had been even put together.
But Moltke's machine was together at the start, and it stayed together throughout the war.
The "possible hit," as a matter of fact, caused the Moltke to be towed in a very precarious condition all the way home.
British Dictionary definitions for Moltke
Count Helmuth Johannes Ludwig von (ˈhɛlmuːt joˈhanəs ˈluːtvɪç fɔn). 1848–1916, German general; chief of the German general staff (1906–14)
his uncle Count Helmuth Karl Bernhard von (ˈhɛlmuːt karl ˈbɛrnhart fɔn). 1800–91, German field marshal; chief of the Prussian general staff (1858–88)
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