- German physiologist noted for his research in embryology and his studies of the sense organs.
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Examples from the Web for hensen
It corresponds to the menstruation of the human female (Hensen).Schenk's Theory: The Determination of Sex
Samuel Leopold Schenk
Hensen said that abstinence is not to be unconditionally approved.Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 6 (of 6)
Reichert and Hensen regard it as an outgrowth of the uterine wall, while the body within its free apex is regarded as the ovum.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume III (of 4)
Francis Maitland Balfour
The governor hesitated for a moment, and then gave Colonel Hensen directions to comply with my request.
"You can do nothing with them," said Colonel Hensen, joining us, and noticing the condition of the machines.