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Lorenz

[lawr-uh nz, lohr-; German loh-rents] /ˈlɔr ənz, ˈloʊr-; German ˈloʊ rɛnts/
noun
1.
Adolf
[ey-dolf;; German ah-dawlf] /ˈeɪ dɒlf;; German ˈɑ dɔlf/ (Show IPA),
1854–1946, Austrian orthopedic surgeon.
2.
Konrad (Zacharias) [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/ (Show IPA), 1903–1989, Austrian ethologist: Nobel Prize in Medicine 1973.
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Lorenz

/German ˈloːrɛnts/
noun
1.
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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