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Kleinklaɪn(n.)

  1. Lawrence,born 1920, U.S. economist: Nobel prize 1980.

    Category: Biography

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Klein, Felix Klein(noun)

    German mathematician who created the Klein bottle (1849-1925)

  2. Klein, Melanie Klein(noun)

    United States psychoanalyst (born in Austria) who was the first to specialize in the psychoanalysis of small children (1882-1960)

  3. Klein, Calvin Klein, Calvin Richard Klein(noun)

    United States fashion designer noted for understated fashions (born in 1942)

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  1. Klein

    Klein is an unincorporated community in the extraterritorial jurisdiction of Houston within north Harris County, Texas, United States, bordering on Houston to the South and Tomball to the North. It is named after Adam Klein, a German immigrant whose best-known great-great-grandson is singer Lyle Lovett. Other famous sons and daughters of the Klein community include actor Lee Pace, actor Matthew Bomer, actress Lynn Collins, actress Sherry Stringfield, singer/songwriter Derek Webb, songwriter Aaron Tate, singer/songwriter Chase Hamblin, actor Ben Rappaport and Olympic gold-medalists Laura Wilkinson and Chad Hedrick. Klein is served by David Wayne Hooks Memorial Airport, one of just a few privately owned airports in the U.S. to have a Federal Aviation Administration control tower, and home to Civil Air Patrol's Delta Composite Squadron.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

minor(adjective)

less, or little, in importance, size etc

Always halt when driving from a minor road on to a major road; She has to go into hospital for a minor operation.

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