- Wal·ther [vahl-tuh r] /ˈvɑl tər/, 1843–1905, German cell biologist.
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He contacted Flemming Rose with an offer of a meeting and apology.The Repentant Radical
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Commandant Flemming: There is therefore hope for British receipts?The Peace Negotiations
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He did not mind that Flemming and his friends regarded him with anger and scorn.
Had not Flemming given me other cause, I should not have challenged him in such a manner.
But Flemming could not break away, for he had not sufficient strength to do so.
Some wonder that Flemming, who had been dropped for Merriwell, should be there.
- German biologist known for his research on cell division and on the splitting of chromosomes. He coined the term mitosis.
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