Definition of Buchan, Alexander in English:

Buchan, Alexander

proper noun

  • (1829–1907), Scottish meteorologist. He wrote a textbook on meteorology and produced maps and tables of atmospheric circulation, and of ocean currents and temperatures, based largely on information gathered on the voyage of HMS Challenger in 1872–6.

Pronunciation:

Buchan, Alexander

/ˈbʌk(ə)n/