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Meaning of "Van Allen" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF VAN ALLEN

Van Allen  [væn ˈælən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF VAN ALLEN

noun
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pronoun
preposition
conjunction
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exclamation
Van Allen is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES VAN ALLEN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Van Allen

Van Allen is a surname. Notable people with the surname include: ▪ James Van Allen, American space scientist ▪ John Delbert Van Allen, retail dry goods merchant and department store owner ▪ Mark van Allen, American musician ▪ Shaun Van Allen, former hockey player ▪ Van Allen Plexico, science fiction and fantasy author...

Definition of Van Allen in the English dictionary

The definition of Van Allen in the dictionary is James Alfred. 1914–2006, US physicist, noted for his use of satellites to investigate cosmic radiation in the upper atmosphere.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH VAN ALLEN


Alan
ˈælən
Allen
ˈælən
Babylon
ˈbæbɪlən
ballan
ˈbælən
balun
ˈbælən
callan
ˈkælən
colon
ˈkəʊlən
Dylan
ˈdɪlən
fallen
ˈfɔːlən
gallon
ˈɡælən
Lallan
ˈlælən
melon
ˈmɛlən
Nolan
ˈnəʊlən
pantalon
pænˈtælən
shallon
ˈʃælən
stolen
ˈstəʊlən
talon
ˈtælən
Venezuelan
ˌvɛnɪˈzweɪlən
villain
ˈvɪlən
Westfalen
vɛstˈfaːlən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE VAN ALLEN

Van Allen belt
Van Buren
Van de Graaff generator
van de Velde
Van der Hum
Van der Merwe
Van der Post
van der Waals
van der Waals equation
van der Waals forces
van der Weyden
Van Diemen Gulf
Van Diemen´s Land
van driver
Van Dyck
van Eyck
Van Gogh

WORDS THAT END LIKE VAN ALLEN

befallen
Bog of Allen
chapfallen
chopfallen
crestfallen
Cullen
downfallen
Enniskillen
fluellen
Hellen
Llangollen
Lough Allen
McKellen
mullen
pollen
Sankt Gallen
stollen
sullen
unfallen
woollen

Synonyms and antonyms of Van Allen in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Van Allen» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF VAN ALLEN

Find out the translation of Van Allen to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Van Allen from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Van Allen» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

范艾伦
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Van Allen
570 millions of speakers

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Van Allen
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

वान एलेन
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

فان ألن
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Ван Аллена
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

van Allen
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ভ্যান এলেন
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Van Allen
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Van Allen
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

van-Allen-
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

バン·アレン
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

반 알렌
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Van Allen
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

Van Allen
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

வான் ஆலென்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

व्हॅन अॅलन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Van Allen
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Van Allen
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Translator English - Polish

van Allen
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Ван Аллена
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Translator English - Romanian

Van Allen
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Translator English - Greek

Van Allen
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Translator English - Afrikaans

van Allen
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Translator English - Swedish

Van Allen
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

van Allen
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Trends of use of Van Allen

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «VAN ALLEN»

The term «Van Allen» is regularly used and occupies the 72.749 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «VAN ALLEN» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Van Allen

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «VAN ALLEN»

Discover the use of Van Allen in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Van Allen and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
James Van Allen: The First Eight Billion Miles
Astrophysicist and space pioneer James Van Allen (1914-2006), for whom the Van Allen radiation belts were named, was among the principal scientific investigators for twenty-four space missions, including Explorer I in 1958, the first ...
Abigail Foerstner, 2009
2
100 Places in Italy Every Woman Should Go
A wide range of options for all budgets is provided in this detailed guide compiled specifically for women travelers, detailing local highlights, great restaurants, special events, incredible beaches, and fun adventures.
Susan Van Allen, 2009
3
James Whitcomb Riley: A Life
Van Allen sifts facts from fiction to construct as true a portrait of Riley as possible in the context of the society in which he lived."--BOOK JACKET.
Elizabeth J. Van Allen, 1999
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The kidnapping of Courtney Van Allen & what's-her-name
Twelve-year-old Courtney Van Allen--rich, famous, and rebellious--and her new friend, Jan Travis--also twelve, but neither rich nor famous--are abducted by two very peculiar kidnappers.
Joyce Cool, 1988
5
Van Allen's Ecstasy
Jim Tushinski. the fire on the concrete benches and shouted obscenities at one another while they laughed. Exactly what they were laughing about none of them could say. XxXxXx I've been sitting here just staring at the last sentence I wrote, ...
Jim Tushinski, 2010
6
Origins Of Magnetospheric Physics: An Expanded Edition
Originally published in 1983 but long out of print until now, Origins of Magnetospheric Physics tells the story of this dramatic and hugely transformative period in scientific and Cold War history.
James A. Van Allen, 2004
7
Sentinels: When Strikes the Warlord
Enter the Sentinels: College student Lyn Li-brilliant inventor, smart-alec Esro Brachis, beloved hero Ultraa, flamboyant showman Damon Sinclair, and mysterious alien powerhouse Vanadium.
Van Allen Plexico, 2008
8
Matthew And the Midnight Money Van
Snappy Sounds: board books feature a different family of sounds. Simple colorful images, sounds that kids are familiar with in a very sturdy board format.
Allen Morgan, 1991
9
Criminal Investigation: In Search of the Truth
This new edition contains more information on DNA and using technology in investigations, as well as a new case law decision dealing with sufficiency of investigative notes, new images dealing with forensic artistry, and an updated section ...
Bill Van Allen, 2011
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Women in Africa: Studies in Social and Economic Change
Ideology, Stratification, and the Invisibility of Women JUDITH VAN ALLEN The Events that occurred in Calabar and Owerri provinces in southeastern Nigeria in November and December of 1929, and that have come to be known in Western ...
Edited by Nancy J. Hafkin and Edna G. Bay

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «VAN ALLEN»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Van Allen is used in the context of the following news items.
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MIT scientists analyze harmful electron-producing solar shockwave
The data was collected by NASA's Van Allen Probes – a pair of spacecraft that orbit within the radiation belts located inside the Earth's magnetic field, known as ... «Gizmag, Feb 15»
2
Raise Shields! Star Trek-Like Barrier Protects Earth
Discovered in 1958 by James Van Allen and his University of Iowa team, these famous Van Allen Belts were found to comprise of an inner belt and outer belt, ... «Discovery News, Dec 14»
3
Star Trek-like invisible shield found thousands of miles above Earth
The barrier to the particle motion was discovered in the Van Allen radiation belts, two doughnut-shaped rings above Earth that are filled with high-energy ... «CU Boulder News & Events, Nov 14»
4
NASA Probing Secrets of Van Allen Radiation Belt
It was named the Van Allen radiation belt, after its discoverer, U.S. space scientist James Van Allen. But not much was known about it until NASA launched two ... «Voice of America, Aug 14»
5
How To Accelerate Electrons The Van Allen Belt Way
What creates the two gigantic donuts of radiation surrounding Earth called the Van Allen radiation belts? The Van Allen Probes launched in 2012 want to find out ... «Science 2.0, Jul 14»
6
New spin on zebra stripe origins
Earth's Van Allen radiation belts are composed of electrons and ions held in place by the ... Early data from NASA's twin Van Allen Probe spacecraft detected the ... «ABC Science Online, Mar 14»
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Van Allen Probes Provide Insight Into Electron Acceleration In …
Data from NASA's Van Allen Probes mission has helped researchers resolve decades of scientific uncertainty over the origin of ultra-relativistic electrons in ... «RedOrbit, Dec 13»
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'Chorus Waves' Accelerate Electrons in Earth's Radiation Belts, New …
Hudson, who studies the Van Allen radiation belts and space weather, authored a corresponding News & Views piece that appeared with Thorne's research, ... «Space.com, Dec 13»
9
Earth's Van Allen Belts - Particle Accelerators In The Sky
Over a year after being launched, NASA's Van Allen Probes mission continues to unravel the mysteries of Earth's high-energy radiation belts that encircle our ... «Science 2.0, Dec 13»
10
Oregon Highway Shootout Ends With Death Of Gunman John Van
Oregon State Trooper Matthew Zistel sustained a bullet wound in his side when John Van Allen II, 34, allegedly fired several shots at him on Interstate 84 in ... «Huffington Post, Oct 13»

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