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Definition of 'hess'


  1. English pianist (1890-1965)
       Synonyms: Dame Myra Hess
  2. Swiss physiologist noted for studies of the brain (1881-1973)
       Synonyms: Walter Hess Walter Rudolf Hess
  3. Nazi leader who in 1941 flew a solo flight to Scotland in an apparent attempt to negotiate a peace treaty with Great Britain but was imprisoned for life (1894-1987)
       Synonyms: Rudolf Hess Walther Richard Rudolf Hess
  4. United States physicist (born in Austria) who was a discoverer of cosmic radiation (1883-1964)
       Synonyms: Victor Hess Victor Franz Hess

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