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vb. (en-third-person singular of: lave)


Laves may refer to:

  • Fritz Laves (1906-1978), a German mineralogist and crystallographer, best known for his description of the intermetallic Laves phases.
  • Georg Ludwig Friedrich Laves (December 15, 1788 – April 30, 1864) a leading neoclassical style German architect, civil engineer and urban planner of the Kingdom of Hanover.
  • Gerhardt Laves (July 15, 1906 - March 14, 1993) a graduate student at the University of Chicago and Yale University doing fieldwork on Australian Aboriginal languages.
  • Laves phase, a particular class of intermetallic phases

Usage examples of "laves".

Skim ev'ry shore that Neptune laves, From Lapland's plains to India's steeps.