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Baade, Walter Line breaks: Wal¦ter Baade
Pronunciation: /ˈbɑːdə/

Definition of Baade, Walter in English:

(1893–1960), German-born American astronomer; full name Wilhelm Heinrich Walter Baade. He proved that the Andromeda galaxy was much further away than had been thought, which implied that the universe was much older and more extensive than had been supposed.
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