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Wer·ther

(ver'tĕr),
J., 20th-century German physician. See: Werther disease.
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68) Therefore, it did not come as a surprise that no replacements were named after the mandates of CADE's chairman, Werter Faria, and its commissioners expired in 1989.
Brusco, Sebastiano (1979), Enrico Giovannetti and Werter Malagoli.
We have sold meat products, pork, poultry and beef to Cuba, but over the years we have reduced our sales to Cuba because of payment issues," said the company's executive vice-president, Werter Mior.
The melancholic's self-derision thus stems from a split in the ego: "Wir sehen bei ihm, wie sich ein Teil des Ichs dem anderen gegenuberstellt, es kritisch werter, es gleichsam zum Objekt nimmt" (433).
In this sense, Caleb, as a tragic figure of sensibility and a potential precedent for Wollstonecraft as a "female Werter," is a more compelling anticipation of Godwin's own role in the Memoirs, where the power of narrative enunciation resides in the feminized body of the melancholic hero bitterly lamenting the tragedy of lost love.
They said he was sensible, well-informed, and agreeable; we did not pretend to judge of such trifles, but as we were convinced he had no soul, that he had never read the Sorrows of Werter, & that his hair bore not the least resemblance to auburn, we were certain that Janetta could feel no affection for him, or at least that she ought to feel none.
DuBois, Dark Princess: A Romance (1928); Werter Livingston Gross, The Golden Recovery, Revealing a Streamlined Co-operative Economic System Compiled from the Best Authorities in the World, both Ancient and Modern (1946); Thomas E.