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von Braun

[von broun; German fuh n broun] /vɒn ˈbraʊn; German fən ˈbraʊn/
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von Braun

/vɒn ˈbraʊn; fɒn/
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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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