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Mayer

1. Julius Robert von . 1814--78, German physicist whose research in thermodynamics (1842) contributed to the discovery of the law of conservation of energy
2. Louis B(urt). 1885--1957, US film producer, born in Russia; founder and first head (1924--48) of the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) film company

mayer

[′mī·ər]
(thermodynamics)
A unit of heat capacity equal to the heat capacity of a substance whose temperature is raised 1° Celsius by 1 joule.
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Mayer also said that he wants to settle down and get married.
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Mayer and Tyser will work together with London investment partners, Alastair Hilton and Robert Buchele, and will be part of the Cushman & Wakefield Central London investment team headed by Clive Bull.
Saying he would be remiss if he didn't recognize those who have made the opportunities possible, Mayer thanked "the Hispanic American men and women who have come before us, and more specifically, the men and women serving in the armed forces today.
When Mayer refused to exit 103 Hanson Lane, sheriff's deputies and Coburg police surrounded the home and used a loudspeaker to order him to cooperate.
The problem that's been plaguing Mayer since he became district director in 1999 is finding end markets for recycled cullet that make the cost of recycling it worthwhile.
Tim was kind enough to teach me not only the specialized nature of newsletter journalism but also the newsletter business itself," Mayer told NL/NL.
Michael Mayer knew he wanted to make Pulitzer Prizewinner Michael Cunningham's 1990 novel A Home at the End of the World his film-directing debut.