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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Munchhausen, Karl Friedrich Hieronymus von Munchhausen, Munchausen, Baron Munchausen(noun)

    German raconteur who told preposterous stories about his adventures as a soldier and hunter; his name is now associated with any telling of exaggerated stories or winning lies (1720-1797)


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of munchausen in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of munchausen in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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  1. Mark Bederow:

    It is somewhat surprising that the defense would not seek to offer evidence consistent with Munchausen by proxy which might emotionally move a jury away from murder and towards a lesser offense.

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