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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Altman, Robert 1925-2006. American film director and screenwriter whose film credits include M*A*S*H (1970), for which he won an Academy Award, and The Player (1992).
  • Altman, Sidney Born 1939. Canadian-born American biologist who shared a 1989 Nobel Prize in chemistry for discoveries concerning the catalytic properties of RNA.

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