valve of bauhin

valve of bauhin
Usage: usually capitalized B
Etymology: after Gaspard Bauhin died 1624 Swiss botanist and anatomist

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  • Bauhin, Gaspard — ▪ Swiss physician and botanist also called  Casper Bauhin   born Jan. 17, 1560, Basel, Switz. died Dec. 5, 1624, Basel  Swiss physician, anatomist, and botanist who introduced a scientific binomial system of classification to both anatomy and… …   Universalium

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