Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

Flemming

[flem-ing]
See more synonyms for Flemming on Thesaurus.com
noun
  1. Wal·ther [vahl-tuhr] /ˈvɑl tər/, 1843–1905, German cell biologist.
Show More
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for flemming

Contemporary Examples

Historical Examples

  • Commandant Flemming: There is therefore hope for British receipts?

  • I believe you consider yourself something of a wrestler, Flemming?

    Frank Merriwell's Races

    Burt L. Standish

  • He did not mind that Flemming and his friends regarded him with anger and scorn.

    Frank Merriwell's Races

    Burt L. Standish

  • Had not Flemming given me other cause, I should not have challenged him in such a manner.

    Frank Merriwell's Races

    Burt L. Standish

  • But Flemming could not break away, for he had not sufficient strength to do so.

    Frank Merriwell's Races

    Burt L. Standish


flemming in Medicine

Flemming

(flĕmĭng)Walther 1843-1915
  1. German biologist known for his research on cell division and on the splitting of chromosomes. He coined the term mitosis.
Show More
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.