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 (bûr′lə-nər), Emile 1851-1929.
German-born American inventor of the gramophone, the first phonograph to use disks rather than cylinders as a recording surface (1888).


1. (Placename) a native or inhabitant of Berlin
2. (Journalism & Publishing) a newspaper having a format between that of a broadsheet and a tabloid, approximately 18.5 inches by 12.4 inches (47 x 31.5 centimetres)
[C20: (for sense 2) this format was first adopted by Berlin newspapers]


(bɜrˈlɪn ər)

a resident of Berlin, Germany.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Berliner - an inhabitant of Berlin
Berlin, German capital - capital of Germany located in eastern Germany
German - a person of German nationality
West Berliner - an inhabitant of West Berlin


[bɜːˈlɪnəʳ] Nberlinés/esa m/f


[bɜːˈlɪnəʳ] nberlinese m/f
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Consequently, when Edison, two weeks later, also invented a transmitter, the prior claim of Berliner was for a time wholly ignored.
cried I again with all my might with a longdrawn rolling of the " ohl " sound after the fashion of the Berliners (who constantly use the phrase "Ja wohl
You must know that when I was in Berlin I frequently used to hear the Berliners repeat, and repellently prolong, a certain phrase--namely, 'Ja wohl
Now we have to continue to focus on how we execute and keep the entire organization running efficiently," said Rich Berliner, CEO.
Contract notice: Berliner schloss - humboldt forum - low voltage - 10-2016.
Todd Berliner Hollywood Incoherent: Narration in Seventies Cinema Austin: University of Texas Press, 2010.
Mary Anne Gilmartin, president and CEO of Forest City Rather Companies (FCRC), announced the appointment of David Berliner as chief operating officer.
According to Berliner, this "Hollywood cinema of the 1970s tends to nestle idiosyncratic and complicating devices within a familiar and stable structure" (9).
When Kennedy announces "Ich bin ein Berliner," the crowd erupts.
Berliner, CPA, CIRA, CTP, CFF, Partner, BDO Consulting, Business Restructuring Services will speak at the Knowledge Congress' webcast entitled: "Hot Topics in Bankruptcy for Attorneys.
and Berliner Glas KGaA, a European supplier of refined technical glass, have agreed to terms of a licensing deal for DSM's anti-reflective coating system, KhepriCoat[TM].
Today, in the world of freedom, the proudest boast is 'Ich bin ein Berliner.

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