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Topic: Need German equivalent of "crank"
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Bart Goddard

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Re: Need German equivalent of "crank"
Posted: Nov 27, 2006 12:48 PM
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sttscitrans@tesco.net wrote:


> "Howard Hughes genial, verschroben, paranoid, Komstrukteur
> von Flugzeugen". "Verschroben" or "Verschrobenheit" might
> suggest the obsessiveness and eccentricity required to be a
> sci.math crank.


My Opa used "wackelig" for such people.

B.

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11/27/06
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Iain Davidson
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Helmut Richter
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Bart Goddard
11/27/06
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Dave Seaman
11/27/06
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Helmut Richter
11/27/06
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Iain Davidson
11/28/06
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Helmut Richter
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Jan Kristian Haugland
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Dik T. Winter
11/29/06
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Nick
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marcus_b
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Hero
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Nick
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Larry Hammick
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Dennis Ritchie
11/28/06
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marcus_b
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Michael Press
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Michael Press
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Randy Poe
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Robert Israel
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Dik T. Winter
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Gerry Myerson
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Nick
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Nick
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12/1/06
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ZZBunker
11/30/06
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Hauke Reddmann
12/2/06
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Bart Goddard
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