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

  • Schweitzer, Albert 1875-1965. French philosopher, physician, and musician who founded (1913) and spent much of his life at a missionary hospital in present-day Gabon. Schweitzer was a noted organist and wrote many theological works. He won the 1952 Nobel Peace Prize.

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  • n. French philosopher and physician and organist who spent most of his life as a medical missionary in Gabon (1875-1965)

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Examples

  • FOLKENFLIK: Callie Schweitzer is a 21-year-old senior from Westchester, New York.

    What's The Point Of Journalism School, Anyway?

  • The one issue that can sink Schweitzer is state spending under his watch.

    Chamber for Brown

  • I've said it before, and I haven't changed my opinion, that Schweitzer is very beatable.

    Chamber for Brown

  • Finally, Schweitzer is cleaning up on press indicating that after all the shouting he pretty much got what he wanted out of the session.

    Archive 2007-05-01

  • And now I await your evidence that Schweitzer is an atheist.

    The government sector

  • It isn't like Brian Schweitzer is going to run to the right of him on tax increases.

    Archive 2007-12-01

  • Brian Schweitzer is another one that comes to mind who is not only an avid angler but an advocate for public access and conservation issues.

    The Flyfishing Governor

  • Schweitzer is more interested in proceeding with plans to streamline government, which he says could save $60 million.

    Archive 2005-05-01

  • Maybe I don't understand the issue, but it sure seems to me that Schweitzer is wrong, wrong, wrong on this one.

    Archive 2005-05-01

  • Schweitzer is the doctor who prescribes bi-partisanship by selecting John Bohlinger, a Republican as his running mate, and Montana, the body politic, will soon be cured! ....... and rid of this nasty little disease!

    Attack dog

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