from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Virchow, Rudolf 1821-1902. German physician and pathologist known for his contributions to cell theory and the study of disease.
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- n. German pathologist who recognized that all cells come from cells by binary fission and who emphasized cellular abnormalities in disease (1821-1902)
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