Definition of landau
: a four-wheel carriage with a top divided into two sections that can be folded away or removed and with a raised seat outside for the driver
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Unlike Ford’s landau-laden Florida Edition and Presidential Package, the Twingo aims for a younger demographic.
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Origin and Etymology of landau
Landau, Bavaria, Germany
First Known Use: 1743
Definition of Landau
Lev Davidovich 1908–1968 Russian physicist
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