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Hansen

[hahn-suh n]
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  1. Pe·ter An·dre·as [pee-tuhr ahn-dree-ahs] /ˈpi tər ɑnˈdri ɑs/, 1795–1874, Danish astronomer.
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Hansen

(hănsən, hän-)
  1. Norwegian physician and bacteriologist who discovered (1869) the leprosy bacillus.
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