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

  • adj. Of, relating to, or using the Doppler effect or Doppler radar.
  • Doppler, Christian Johann 1803-1853. Austrian physicist and mathematician who first enunciated the principle known as the Doppler effect in 1842.

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  • proper n. A surname of German derivation
  • proper n. Christian Doppler, Austrian mathematician and physicist

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  • n. Austrian physicist famous for his discovery of the Doppler effect (1803-1853)


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