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Zeppelin, Ferdinand, Graf von
(z p´ l n, Ger. f r´d nänt gräf f n ts p´´ l n´) (KEY) , 1838–1917, German army officer and airship inventor and builder. He entered the Prus...
(tsv k´ ) (KEY) , 1898–1974, Swiss-American astrophysicist, b. Bulgaria, educated at Zürich. Associated with the California Institute of Technolog...
(ts ´gl r) (KEY) , 1898–1973, German chemist. Educated at the Univ. of Marburg, he taught at Heidelberg and Halle and for a short period at the Uni...
Zaharoff, Sir Basil
(Basileios Zacharias) (z ´h r f´´) (KEY) , 1850–1936, international financier and munitions manufacturer, b. Anatolia, Turkey, probably of Greek-...
(l ´ pôlt ts nts´) (KEY) , 1794–1886, German Jewish scholar. His critical research on Judaism became one of the cornerstones of the “science of...
(z l ´k s) (KEY) , fl. c.650 B.C., Greek lawgiver of Locris, in Italy. According to tradition, his was the earliest codification of Greek law. Refere...