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Gesner

[ ges-ner; German ges-nuhr ]

noun

  1. Kon·rad von [kon, -rad von, kawn, -, r, aht f, uh, n], 1516–65, Swiss naturalist.


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I expect that twenty-one of her girls have refused John Gesner, laughed Mr. Wadsworth.

Lewis Gesner and Gus Hammerton, my tried friends, were in the office at the time.

Tessas heart quickened, she was angry with herself for thinking of Mr. Gesner.

Gesner quotes the words of Columella, and adds, that he found these mules in Grenoble, and which are called in French jumars.

Gesner's chef d'œuvre and those of the other writers named had been on the bookshelves for many years.

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