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- Pavlov, Ivan Petrovich 1849-1936. Russian physiologist who is best known for discovering the conditioned response. He won a 1904 Nobel Prize for research on the nature of digestion.
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- proper n. Transliteration of a common surname for men in Russia.
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- n. Russian physiologist who observed conditioned salivary responses in dogs (1849-1936)
From Павел (Pavel) + -ov (Wiktionary)