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Wegener, Alfred Lothar Line breaks: Al¦fred Lo¦thar We|ge¦ner
Pronunciation: /ˈveɪɡənə/
/ˈveːɡənɐ/

Definition of Wegener, Alfred Lothar in English:

( 1880–1930), German meteorologist and geologist. He was the first serious proponent of the theory of continental drift.

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