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Noun: Hoffmann
  1. German writer of fantastic tales (1776-1822)
    - E. T. A. Hoffmann, Ernst Theodor Amadeus Hoffmann, Ernst Theodor Wilhelm Hoffmann
  2. United States chemist (born in Poland) who used quantum mechanics to understand chemical reactions (born in 1937)
    - Roald Hoffmann
  3. Austrian architect known for his use of rectilinear units (1870-1956)
    - Josef Hoffmann

Type of: architect, author, chemist, designer, writer

Encyclopedia: Hoffmann, Martin