weber
1. [ noun ] (biology,physics,physiology,psychophysics) German physiologist who studied sensory responses to stimuli and is considered the father of psychophysics (1795-1878)
Synonyms: ernst_heinrich_weber e._h._weber
Related terms: physiologist
2. [ noun ] (music) German composer of romantic operas (1786-1826)
Synonyms: baron_karl_maria_friedrich_ernst_von_weber
Related terms: composer
3. [ noun ] (sociology) German sociologist and pioneer of the analytic method in sociology (1864-1920)
Synonyms: max_weber
Related terms: sociologist
4. [ noun ] (fine art) United States abstract painter (born in Russia) (1881-1961)
Synonyms: max_weber
Related terms: painter
5. [ noun ] (physics) German physicist and brother of E. H. Weber; noted for his studies of terrestrial magnetism (1804-1891)
Synonyms: wilhelm_eduard_weber
Related terms: physicist
6. [ noun ] (music) German conductor and composer of Romantic operas (1786-1826)
Synonyms: baron_karl_maria_friedrich_ernst_von_weber carl_maria_von_weber
Related terms: composer conductor
7. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 323
8. [ noun ] (physics) a unit of magnetic flux equal to 100,000,000 maxwells
Synonyms: Wb
Related terms: flux_unit maxwell
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