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  • proper n. A male given name.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In physics, a name proposed for the unit of entropy when the joule is the unit of energy.

Etymologies

From Dutch and German Claus, a contraction of Nikolaus ("Nicholas"). (Wiktionary)

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