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(1912–77), US rocket engineer; born in Germany; full name Wernher Magnus Maximilian von Braun. He led the development of the V-2 rockets used by Germany during World War II. After the war, he moved to the US, where he worked in the US space program.
Braun, Wernher von/broun//brôn/
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.