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Geber

[jee-ber] /ˈdʒi bər/
noun
1.
(Jabir ibn Hayyan) 8th-century a.d, Arab alchemist.
Also, Jabir.
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Jabir ibn Hayyan

/ˈdʒɑːbɪə ˌiːbən hɑːˈjɑːn/
noun
1.
?721–?815. Arab alchemist, whose many works enjoyed enormous esteem among later alchemists, such as Geber

Geber

/ˈdʒiːbə/
noun
1.
Latinized form of Jabir, assumed in honour of Jabir ibn Hayyan by a 14th-century alchemist, probably Spanish: he described the preparation of nitric and sulphuric acids
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