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Böttger

[bœt-guh r] /ˈbœt gər/
noun
1.
Johann Friedrich
[yoh-hahn free-drikh] /ˈyoʊ hɑn ˈfri drɪx/ (Show IPA),
1682–1719, German chemist.
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  • Mrs. bottger had spent a large part of her early life on one toe, but now she could hardly balance herself sitting down.

    We Can't Have Everything Rupert Hughes
  • bottger insisted that the buck-and-wing and the double shuffle and other forms of jiggery were low.

    We Can't Have Everything Rupert Hughes
  • Mrs. bottger was furious at the latter charge, but the former was now rather flattering.

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