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Abbe, Cleveland (1838-1916) American meteorologist Abbe (ab-ee) was born in New York City and educated there at City College; he later taught at the University of Michigan. He then spent two years (1864-66) in Russia at the Pulkovo Observatory under Otto STRUVE. On his return to America he worked as director of the Cincinnati Observatory (1868-70).