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Leuwenhoek

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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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Leuwenhoek

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Dutch microscopy pioneer and naturalist who formulated early descriptions of bacteria and spermatozoa.
See Anton van Leeuwenhoek.

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