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Cannizzaro

[kan-uh-zahr-oh; Italian kahn-need-dzahr-raw]
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noun
  1. Sta·nis·la·o [stah-neez-lah-aw] /ˌstɑ nizˈlɑ ɔ/, 1826–1910, Italian chemist.
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Historical Examples

  • In 1858 the work of Cannizzaro appeared, and a general revision of chemical formul became necessary.

    Appletons' Popular Science Monthly, April 1900

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  • The advent of the Cannizzaro woman was to the Visconti like the irruption of the Huns of old.


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