Van Rensselaer
biographical name Stephen 1764-1839 American general & politician

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Van Rensselaer — /van ren seuh lear , ren seuh leuhr/; for 1 also Du. /vahn rdden seuh lahrdd / 1. Kiliaen /kee lee ahn /, 1595 1644, Dutch merchant: founder of Dutch West India Company 1621; large landowner in America, colonizing along the Hudson River (ancestor …   Universalium

  • Van Rensselaer — [van ren′sə lər, ren′səlir΄; rens′lər, rens′lir΄] Stephen 1764 1839; U.S. politician & general …   English World dictionary

  • Van Rensselaer — /van ren seuh lear , ren seuh leuhr/; for 1 also Du. /vahn rdden seuh lahrdd / 1. Kiliaen /kee lee ahn /, 1595 1644, Dutch merchant: founder of Dutch West India Company 1621; large landowner in America, colonizing along the Hudson River (ancestor …   Useful english dictionary

  • Van Rensselaer — Van Rens•se•laer [[t]væn ˌrɛn səˈlɪər, ˈrɛn sə lər[/t]] n. big Stephen, 1765–1839, U.S. political leader and major general …   From formal English to slang

  • Van Rensselaer Lower Manor House — U.S. National Register of Historic Places …   Wikipedia

  • Van Rensselaer Potter — II (*27 de agosto de 1911 6 de septiembre de 2001) fue un bioquímico estadounidense, profesor de oncología en el Laboratorio McArdle de Investigaciones sobre Cáncer de la Universidad de Wisconsin Madison por más de 50 años. Fue el primer autor… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Van Rensselaer, Euphenia — См. Euphenia Van Rensselaer. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

  • Van Rensselaer Richmond — (January 1812 Preston, New York, Chenango County, New York November 20, 1883 Lyons, Wayne County, New York) was an American civil engineer and politician from New York.LifeHe was the son of Oliver Richmond (d. 1853). He was educated at the Oxford …   Wikipedia

  • Van Rensselaer,Stephen — Van Rensselaer, Stephen. 1764 1839. American army officer and politician. A descendant of Killian Van Renssalaer, he inherited the family estate in New York, saw military action in the War of 1812, and was an early advocate of the Erie Canal… …   Universalium

  • Van Rensselaer Potter — II (August 27, 1911 ndash; September 6, 2001) was an American biochemist. He was Professor of Oncology at the McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research at the University of Wisconsin Madison for more than 50 years.In 1970, Dr. Potter created the… …   Wikipedia

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