[ fleks-ner ]
/ ˈflɛks nər /
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Abraham, 1866–1959, U.S. educator.
his brother Simon, 1863–1946, U.S. pathologist and bacteriologist.
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How to use Flexner in a sentence
Two years later, Flexner isolated the bacillus of infantile paralysis and Plotz that of typhus fever.Invention|Bradley A. Fiske
Yet the subsequent conversation disclosed that Dr. Flexner was unfamiliar with the Stiles hookworm work.The Life and Letters of Walter H. Page, Volume I|Burton J. Hendrick
Large-hearted men like Dr. Flexner and his associates do not permit unnecessary pain to defenceless animals.Random Reminiscences of Men and Events|John D. Rockefeller
It is one of the most frequent and fatal of what Flexner described a decade ago as "terminal infections."Preventable Diseases|Woods Hutchinson
Like disciplines, professions have unique characteristics, as defined by Flexner.Nursing as Caring|Anne Boykin