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Richter

[rik-ter; German rikh-tuh r; Russian ryeekh-tyir] /ˈrɪk tər; German ˈrɪx tər; Russian ˈryix tyɪr/
noun
1.
Burton, born 1931, U.S. physicist: Nobel prize 1976.
2.
Conrad, 1890–1968, U.S. novelist.
3.
Franz Xaver
[ksah-vuh r] /ˈksɑ vər/ (Show IPA),
1709–89, German composer, born in Moravia.
4.
Jean Paul Friedrich
[zhahn poul free-drikh] /ʒɑ̃ paʊl ˈfri drɪx/ (Show IPA),
("Jean Paul") 1763–1825, German author.
5.
Sviatoslav (Teofilovich)
[svee-at-uh-slahf tey-uh-fee-luh-vich;; Russian svyi-tuh-slahf tyi-uh-fyee-luh-vyich] /sviˈæt əˌslɑf ˌteɪ əˈfi lə vɪtʃ;; Russian svyɪ tʌˈslɑf tyɪ ʌˈfyi lə vyɪtʃ/ (Show IPA),
1915–97, Russian pianist.
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Richter

noun
1.
(ˈrɪktə). Burton. born 1931, US physicist: shared the 1976 Nobel prize for physics with Samuel Tring for discovering the subatomic particle known as the J/psi particle
2.
(German) (ˈrɪçtər). Johann Friedrich (joˈhan ˈfriːdrɪç), wrote under the name Jean Paul. 1763–1825, German romantic novelist. His works include Hesperus (1795) and Titan (1800–03)
3.
(Russian) (ˈrixtɪr). Sviatoslav (svɪtaˈslaf). 1915–97, Ukrainian concert pianist
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