- Rag·nar Ar·thur [Swedish rahng-nahr ahr-too r] /Swedish ˈrɑŋ nɑr ˈɑr tʊər/, 1900–1991, Swedish physiologist, born in Finland: Nobel Prize in Medicine 1967.
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It is the granit feuillete of M. de Saussure, and, if I mistake not, what is called gneis by the Germans.Theory of the Earth, Volume 1 (of 4)
Granit′iform, Gran′itoid, of the form of or resembling granite; Granolith′ic, composed of cement formed of pounded granite.
It is the granit feuilletée of M. de Sauffure, and, if I mistake not, is called gneiss by the Germans.
- Finnish-born Swedish physiologist. He shared a 1967 Nobel Prize for research on the human eye.