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- proper n. A surname.
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- n. Scottish physician who discovered that elephantiasis is spread by mosquitos and suggested that mosquitos also spread malaria (1844-1922)
An Anglicised version of the Scandinavian name Magnusson, "son of Magnus". (Wiktionary)