Asa Gray

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Asa Gray United States botanist who specialized in North American flora and who was an early supporter of Darwin's theories of evolution (1810-1888)
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Usage

In literature:

The first enunciation to this is apparently contained in a letter to Asa Gray in 1858.
"Darwin and Modern Science" by A.C. Seward and Others
The extract from my MS. and the letter to Asa Gray had neither been intended for publication, and were badly written.
"The Autobiography of Charles Darwin" by Charles Darwin
The extract from my MS. and the letter to Asa Gray had neither been intended for publication, and were badly written.
"The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin, Volume I (of II)" by Charles Darwin
I do not think your share in the theory will be overlooked by the real judges, as Hooker, Lyell, Asa Gray, etc.
"The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin, Volume II (of II)" by Charles Darwin
Gray, Dr. Asa, on trees of United States, 100.
"On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection" by Charles Darwin
The extract from my MS. and the letter to Asa Gray had neither been intended for publication, and were badly written.
"The Best of the World's Classics, Restricted to Prose, Vol. VI (of X)--Great Britain and Ireland IV" by Various
What Agassiz did for geology and natural history, Asa Gray to some extent did for botany.
"American Men of Mind" by Burton E. Stevenson
The extract from my MS. and the letter to Asa Gray had neither been intended for publication, and were badly written.
"Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern — Volume 11" by Various
PROF. ASA GRAY, LL.D., Harvard University.
"Buchanan's Journal of Man, June 1887" by Various
Gray, Asa, on transpiration by plants, 71.
"Manures and the principles of manuring" by Charles Morton Aikman
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In news:

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As was Charles Darwin a century and a half ago when his American chum, Asa Gray, professor of botany at Harvard, put forwards such a theistic take on evolution.
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