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Kummer

[koo m-er; German koo m-uh r] /ˈkʊm ər; German ˈkʊm ər/
noun
1.
Ernst Eduard
[urnst ed-werd;; German ernst ey-doo-ahrt] /ˈɜrnst ˈɛd wərd;; German ˈɛrnst ˈeɪ duˌɑrt/ (Show IPA),
1810–93, German mathematician.
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  • There are numerous examples of this kind of bowing in the studies for violoncello, by Kummer, Dotzauer, etc.

    Chats to 'Cello Students Arthur Broadley
  • Dr. Kummer afterward gave me quite a lively description of his field, in which he had become much interested.

    Ocean to Ocean on Horseback Willard Glazier
  • And the worthy woman hurried off to bring the coffee and serve it while Commander Bernard filled his big Kummer pipe.

    Pride Eugne Sue
  • The following day being Sunday, he attended divine service at the Rev. Mr. Kummer's church.

    Sword and Pen John Algernon Owens
  • Further along (l. 36) we have a flute Die des armen Mdchens verschwiegenen Kummer einsam seufzt.

    Ossian in Germany Rudolf Tombo
  • I was sure of Kummer for that—that no one could hold him back when the time came to do some thrashing!

  • Kummer divides the fingerboard into whole and half positions.

    The Violoncello and Its History Wilhelm Joseph von Wasielewski
  • Kummer, if I can in any way help you I shall gladly do so by providing anything that will make you comfortable.

  • If the reader will look at the plate which is published with either the Kummer or the Seb.

    Chats to 'Cello Students Arthur Broadley

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