von Braun

[ von -broun; German fuhn -broun ]
/ vɒn ˈbraʊn; German fən ˈbraʊn /

noun

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British Dictionary definitions for von Braun

von Braun
/ (vɒn ˈbraʊn, fɒn) /

noun

Wernher (ˈvɛrnər). 1912–77, US rocket engineer, born in Germany, where he designed the V-2 missile used in World War II. In the US he worked on the Apollo project
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