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lan·dau

 (lăn′dô′, -dou′)
n.
1. A four-wheeled carriage with front and back passenger seats that face each other and a roof in two sections that can be lowered or detached.
2. A style of automobile with a similar roof.
adj.
Of or relating to a covering of fabric or vinyl over part or all of the roof of an automobile to make it resemble a convertible: a sedan with a landau top.

[After Landau, a city of southwest Germany.]
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landau

(ˈlændɔː)
n
a four-wheeled carriage, usually horse-drawn, with two folding hoods that meet over the middle of the passenger compartment
[C18: named after Landau (a town in Bavaria), where it was first made]

Landau

(Russian lanˈdau)
n
(Biography) Lev Davidovich (ljɛf daˈvidəvitʃ). 1908–68, Soviet physicist, noted for his researches on quantum theory and his work on the theories of solids and liquids: Nobel prize for physics 1962
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lan•dau

(ˈlæn dɔ, -daʊ)

n.
1. a four-wheeled, two-seated carriage with a top made in two parts that may be let down or folded back.
2. a sedanlike automobile with a short convertible back.
[1735–45; after Landau, town in Germany where first made]
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Noun1.Landau - Soviet physicist who worked on low temperature physics (1908-1968)
2.landau - a four-wheel covered carriage with a roof divided into two parts (front and back) that can be let down separately
carriage, equipage, rig - a vehicle with wheels drawn by one or more horses
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Translations

landau

[ˈlændɔː] Nlandó m
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landau

nLandauer m
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landau

[ˈlændɔː] nlandò m inv
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