Braun

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Braun United States rocket engineer (born in Germany where he designed a missile used against England); he led the United States Army team that put the first American satellite into space (1912-1977)
    • n Braun the German mistress of Adolf Hitler (1910-1945)
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Quotations

  • Ed Turner
    Ed Turner
    “If we had had the right technology back then, you would have seen Eva Braun on the Donahue show and Adolf Hitler on Meet the Press.”

Usage

In literature:

It'll be 'Braun, clean my boots!
"Regina or the Sins of the Fathers" by Hermann Sudermann
Where were the islands which Payer had named Braun Island, Hoffmann Island, and Freeden Island?
"Farthest North" by Fridtjof Nansen
In seconds it was over and she was tapping the batch into her Braun.
"Life Blood" by Thomas Hoover
Braun (Eugen), Dr. See F. W. Ghillany.
"A Biographical Dictionary of Freethinkers of All Ages and Nations" by Joseph Mazzini Wheeler
Have I not found in Braun a friend of whom I have every reason to be proud?
"Through Night to Light" by Friedrich Spielhagen
Doctor Braun says so, to be sure, but who can trust all physicians?
"Problematic Characters" by Friedrich Spielhagen
Her defence was in the hands of Advocate Braun, who was in touch with the competent German authorities.
"A Noble Woman" by Ernest Protheroe
I believe Corporal Braun is in a very bad state.
"A Hero of the Pen" by E. Werner
When vacation came, Braun took Agassiz to his home; a cultured place, rich in books, music, and collections of plants and animals.
"Famous Men of Science" by Sarah K. Bolton
The virtuoso tour which Herr Braun had planned for him lasted into June.
"Boris Lensky" by Ossip Schubin
Braun saluted me and I lifted a hand in response.
"The Man Without a Memory" by Arthur W. Marchmont
Thomas Braun, Victor Kinon, and Georges Ramaekers are fervent Roman Catholics.
"Contemporary Belgian Poetry" by Various
Braune's Atlas of Topographical Anatomy, after Plane Sections of Frozen Bodies.
"Schweigger on Squint" by C. Schweigger
Plenty of rain lately had brought Braun's paddock into seed, and I set to work to reap it.
"From Chart House to Bush Hut" by Charles W. L. Bryde
With a man named Braun.
"Ruth Fielding In the Saddle" by Alice B. Emerson
I have just been looking at two letters addressed to Father Johann Braun, one of our Eisenach priests, by Martin Luther.
"Chronicles of the Schonberg-Cotta Family" by Elizabeth Rundle Charles
FRISCHHOLZ, "Biologie und Systematik im Genus Hydra," Braun's Annal.
"Freshwater Sponges, Hydroids & Polyzoa" by Nelson Annandale
Before him stant braun of the tusked swyn, And "Nowel" cryeth every lusty man.
"Chaucer and His Times" by Grace E. Hadow
Carbon by Braun, Clement & Co. Engraved by Walter Aikman.
"School Reading by Grades" by James Baldwin
She is one of several children of the Braun family of which Moritz Braun is now the head.
"With the Battle Fleet" by Franklin Matthews
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In poetry:

about the New, the von Brauns and their ilk, where
on August mornings I can count the morning
glories where to die has a meaning,
and no engine can shift my perspective.
"Moon Landing" by W H Auden

In news:

And Is The NL MVP Fielder or Braun.
Adam Glick, Gunnar Braun, Mac Bingham, Daniel Goodman, Charlie Miller, Brian Xia, Peter Nelson, Jacob Sclar.
View full size Braun & Steidl The "after" view of the proposed University Circle Marriott Courtyard reflects changes in the design made in the past two weeks.
MLB Network analyst likes Ryan Braun's MVP credentials .
Siobhan Braun, October 29, 2012.
MILWAUKEE – Rule 1 when facing the Milwaukee Brewers: Try to contain Ryan Braun and Prince Fielder.
Taylor Braun scored 22 points and North Dakota State defeated North Dakota 72-52 on Sunday.
Taylor Braun scored 23 points and grabbed nine rebounds, and North Dakota State opened the second half with a 12-0 run en route to a 69-57 victory over Morehead State on Wednesday night.
View full size Dr Robert Gates, former Secretary of Defense answers questions at the Leadership Huntsville/Madison County 25th Anniversary Program at the Von Braun Center North Hall Thursday evening Oct.10th in Huntsville, Ala.
Fortune's Deadly Descent ' by Audrey Braun.
Ecolibrium3's BPI Auditor, Mike Braun, will show you how to reap the biggest energy and dollar savings using relatively cheap materials.
JACK GILLUM and STEPHEN BRAUN.
JACK GILLUM STEPHEN BRAUN Associated Press Published: December 7, 2012 5:08PM.
Milwaukee Brewers' Ryan Braun left, Carlos Gomez and Norichika Aoki (7) celebrate the Brewers 9-6 victory over the New York Mets after a baseball game Saturday, Sept 15, 2012, in Milwaukee.
Von Braun's mother, an enthusiastic astronomer, helped instill his passion for space.
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In science:

Schubert, A., Braun, T. (1986). Relative indicators and relational charts for comparative assessment of publication output and citation impact.
The impact factor's Matthew effect: a natural experiment in bibliometrics
Wikstrom and Jim Braun for providing me the script to modify Fig. 4.
Rapporteur Summary of Sessions HE 2.2-2.4 and OG 2.5-2.7
London/ Bristol PA: University College London Press. Braun , T. (2005) Scientometrics. Braverman, H. (1974).
The Scientometrics of a Triple Helix of University-Industry-Government Relations
Braun et. al., Nucleon distribution amplitudes and proton decay matrix elements on the lattice, Phys.
Non-perturbative renormalization in lattice QCD
Thus the definition of the top-quark pole mass is intrinsically ambiguous on the order of ΛQCD due to non-perturbative QCD effects (Beneke and Braun, 1994; Bigi et al., 1994; Smith and Willenbrock, 1997).
Top Quark Physics at the Tevatron
Talks were presented by Rapp, Jan-e Alam, Sharma, Stroth, Braun-Munzinger and Noucier concerning electromagnetic probes of the QGP.
Summary of Theoretical Physics for ICPAQGP 2010
We would like to thank Jens Braun, Valya Khoze and Frank Krauss for useful discussions.
Tunneling of the 3rd Kind: A Test of the Effective Non-locality of Quantum Field Theory
Braun, Arthur Hebecker, Christoph Ludeling, and Roberto Valandro.
Models of Particle Physics from Type IIB String Theory and F-theory: A Review
Ge, Z.B., Cahill, D.G. & Braun, P.V. Thermal conductance of hydrophilic and hydrophobic interfaces. Physical Review Letters 96 (2006). 297.
Nanoscale Heat Transfer: from Computation to Experiment
Losego, M.D., Grady, M.E., Sottos, N.R., Cahill, D.G. & Braun, P.V. Effects of chemical bonding on heat transport across interfaces.
Nanoscale Heat Transfer: from Computation to Experiment
We have rederived the data structure known as a Braun tree .
Mathematics Is Imprecise
Braun for presenting explicit arguments in favour of this option and to M.
$D_s$ Lifetime, $m_b$, $m_c$ and $|V_{cb}|$ in the Heavy Quark Expansion
Braun for discussion of the QCD sum rules for heavy quarks.
$D_s$ Lifetime, $m_b$, $m_c$ and $|V_{cb}|$ in the Heavy Quark Expansion
Braun, private communication; N.U. is gratefull to him for making this QCD sum rule estimate.
$D_s$ Lifetime, $m_b$, $m_c$ and $|V_{cb}|$ in the Heavy Quark Expansion
Braun, The γ γ interaction at low x in the perturbative QCD with Nc → ∞, these proceedings.
Summary of the Theory Part of the International Conference on Elastic and Diffractive Scattering
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