landau

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Landau \Lan"dau\, noun [From the town Ladau in Germany; cf. F. landau. See {Land}, {Island}.] A four-wheeled covered vehicle, the top of which is divided into two sections which can be let down, or thrown back, in such a manner as to make an open carriage. [Written also {landaw}.]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

Landau

noun

1: Soviet physicist who worked on low temperature physics (1908-1968) [syn: {Landau}, {Lev Davidovich Landau}]

2: a four-wheel covered carriage with a roof divided into two parts (front and back) that can be let down separately


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