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Leeuwenhoek

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Noun

1. anton van leeuwenhoek, anton van leuwenhoek, leeuwenhoek, leuwenhoek

Dutch pioneer microscopist who was among the first to recognize cells in animals and who gave the first accurate descriptions of microbes and spermatozoa and blood corpuscles (1632-1723)

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Leeuwenhoek

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Anton van (ˈɑntɔn vɑn). 1632–1723, Dutch microscopist, whose microscopes enabled him to give the first accurate description of blood corpuscles, spermatozoa, and microbes

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Leeuwenhoek

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ˈAnton van (ˈɑntɔn vɑn ) ; änˈt^ōn vän) 1632-1723; Du. naturalist & pioneer in microscopy

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Leeuwenhoek

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Dutch microscopy pioneer and naturalist who formulated early descriptions of bacteria and spermatozoa.

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