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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Hoff•mannˈhɒf mən(n.)

  1. E(rnst) T(heodor) A(madeus) (Wilhelm), 1776–1822, German author and composer.

    Category: Biography

  2. Roald, born 1937, U.S. chemist, born in Poland: Nobel prize 1981.

    Category: Biography

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Hoffmann, Josef Hoffmann(noun)

    Austrian architect known for his use of rectilinear units (1870-1956)

  2. Hoffmann, August Wilhelm von Hoffmann(noun)

    German chemist (1818-1892)

  3. Hoffmann, Roald Hoffmann(noun)

    United States chemist (born in Poland) who used quantum mechanics to understand chemical reactions (born in 1937)

  4. Hoffmann, E. T. A. Hoffmann, Ernst Theodor Amadeus Hoffmann, Ernst Theodor Wilhelm Hoffmann(noun)

    German writer of fantastic tales (1776-1822)

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