Pontoppidan


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Pontoppidan

(Danish pontˈtopidan)
n
(Biography) Henrik. 1857–1943, Danish novelist and short-story writer, author of the novel sequences The Promised Land (1891–95), Lykke-Per (1898–1904), and The Empire of Death (1912–16). Nobel prize for literature 1917

Pon•top•pi•dan

(pɒnˈtɒp ɪˌdɑn)
n.
Henrik, 1857–1943, Danish novelist: Nobel prize 1917.
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Another Bishop, Pontoppidan, speaks also of a poulp on which a regiment of cavalry could manoeuvre.
Rask L, Andreasson E, Ekbom B, Eriksson S, Pontoppidan B and J Meijer Myrosinase: Gene family evolution and herbivore defence in Brassicaceae.
1993) wherein a Lesser Black-backed Gull was observed near a Herring Gull (Larus argentatus, Pontoppidan 1763) sitting on a nest containing two eggs near Juneau, Alaska.
Falke KJ, Pontoppidan H, Kumar A, Leith DE, Geffin B, Laver MB.
95-107; Erich Pontoppidan, The Natural History of Norway, Containing, A Particular and Accurate Account of the Temperature of the Air, etc.
2 mm thick) was placed over the top of each tray to deter herring and great black-backed gulls (Larus argentatus Pontoppidan, 1763, and Larus marinus Linneaus, 1758, respectively) from poking their beaks through the window screening (Beal, pers.
The congregations are diverse in population and location; First Lutheran is centered in the small community of Hope; Pontoppidan Lutheran is an open country congregation with an average worship age of 45.
Pontoppidan shared the 1917 Nobel Prize for literature with fellow Dane Karl Adolph Gjellerup.
Maibach and his collaborator, Jacob Pontoppidan Thyssen, MD, purchased inexpensive earrings from 34 different stores and artists in San Francisco in October 2007.
Pontoppidan et al (2004) have studied numerically the influence of fuel supply (pressure) fluctuations over a wide range of pressures (70 to 130 MPa) with two different Common-Rail (CR) high pressure fuel injectors.
Mads Kjaer walked into the meeting room where his colleagues, Ina Cordelia Pontoppidan and Alette Pramming, had been briefing me about MyC4, and announced "the baby is doing fine.