Gregor Mendel

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Gregor Mendel Augustinian monk and botanist whose experiments in breeding garden peas led to his eventual recognition as founder of the science of genetics (1822-1884)
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Usage

In literature:

Gregor Johann Mendel was born 27 July, 1822, at Heinzendorf, nor far from Odrau, in Austrian Silesia.
"Catholic Churchmen in Science" by James J. Walsh
Mendel, Gregor, 257, 406.
"A Civic Biology" by George William Hunter
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In news:

Gregor Mendel was an Austrian scientist and friar who gained posthumous fame as the founder of genetics.
The Austrian monk Gregor Mendel 's observations of what organism formed the basis for the science of genetics.
The Austrian monk Gregor Mendel's observations of what organism formed the basis for the science of genetics.
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