Brunn

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Brunn an industrial city in Moravia in Czech Republic to the southeast of Prague
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Usage

In literature:

Fritzi's grandfather has a house in Brunn and another in Iglau.
"A Young Girl's Diary" by An Anonymous Young Girl
Friedrich was punctual at Wischau; Head-quarters there (midway between Olmutz and Brunn), Prussians all assembled, 5th February, 1742.
"History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. XIII. (of XXI.) Frederick The Great--First Silesian War, Leaving the General European One Ablaze All Round, Gets Ended--May, 1741-July, 1742." by Thomas Carlyle
Prince Andrew stayed at Brunn with Bilibin, a Russian acquaintance of his in the diplomatic service.
"War and Peace" by Leo Tolstoy
In the mean time, the main body of the Swedes had been greatly weakened by a tedious encampment before Brunn.
"The Thirty Years War, Complete" by Friedrich Schiller
At Brunn, where he was living, he opened up a new channel of intercourse.
"Bismarck and the Foundation of the German Empire" by James Wycliffe Headlam
He had only time to protest that he had prepared the pistols as agreed upon, when Major Brunn arrived at the spot.
"Hatchie, the Guardian Slave; or, The Heiress of Bellevue" by Warren T. Ashton
He entered Brunn, the capital, in triumph.
"The Empire of Austria; Its Rise and Present Power" by John S. C. Abbott
Roberd of Brunne's Handlyng Synne, a treatise on the sins, and sketches of the manners, of English men and women in A.D. 1303.
"Of the Orthographie and Congruitie of the Britan Tongue" by Alexander Hume
Agnes Tyrell is another Austrian, having been born at Brunn in 1848.
"Woman's Work in Music" by Arthur Elson
Mannyng, Robert, of Brunne, 214, 216, 243, 462.
"A Literary History of the English People" by Jean Jules Jusserand
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In news:

Von Brunn was growing despondent.
Creative Director, CEO and co-founder Roni Brunn , leaves the label to focus on her branding agency, Math-Club and music.
Ken Reinheimer III and Art Brunn Jr shot rounds of 67 and 70, 7-under par, to claim the President's Cup tournament at the Country Club of Scranton.
Reinheimer and Brunn won by a shot over John Horutz and Bill Pabst, who closed with a 68.
Ryan Brunn hung himself in his cell at a Jackson, Ga.
FBI investigated James von Brunn after 1963 incident.
Von Brunn 's Writings Did Not Trigger Probe Before Holocaust Museum Shooting.
James von Brunn , left, Stephen T Johns, right.
Francis Brunn , who cared little that he was often described as one of the half-dozen best jugglers of the 20th century, because his art, he said, transcended mere juggling, died on May 28 at a hospital in Frankfurt, Germany.
Ryan Brunn makes first appearance in court.
Ryan Brunn makes first court appearance.
Andrew Brunn was celebrating his 23rd birthday that night five years ago.
Francis Brunn, who cared little that he was often described as one of the half-dozen best jugglers of the 20th century, because his art, he said, transcended mere juggling , died on May 28 at a hospital in Frankfurt, Germany.
Shortly after authorities identified their suspect in the US Holocaust Memorial Museum shooting Wednesday, the world began searching for traces of James W von Brunn online.
Ex Cops' Amalie Brunn and Brian Harding.
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In science:

Lutwak, The Brunn-Minkowski-Firey theory II. Affine and geominimal surface area, Adv.
A sharp Rogers-Shephard type inequality for the p-difference body of a planar convex body
Schneider , and in particular to Chapter 6, for a detailed presentation of the Brunn-Minkowski inequality in the context of convex geometry.
From the Brunn-Minkowski inequality to a class of Poincar\'e type inequalities
Recently, Bobkov and Ledoux in gave a proof based on the Brunn-Minkowski inequality of the Sobolev and Gagliardo-Nirenberg inequalities with optimal constant.
From the Brunn-Minkowski inequality to a class of Poincar\'e type inequalities
In this paper we present an argument which leads from the Brunn-Minkowski inequality to a Poincar´e type inequality on the boundary of smooth convex bodies with positive Gauss curvature.
From the Brunn-Minkowski inequality to a class of Poincar\'e type inequalities
The following proposition is a direct consequence of this fact and of the Brunn-Minkowski inequality (1).
From the Brunn-Minkowski inequality to a class of Poincar\'e type inequalities
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