Haller

[ German hah-luhr ]
/ German ˈhɑ lər /

noun

Al·brecht von [German ahl-brekht fuh n] /German ˈɑl brɛxt fən/,1708–77, Swiss physiologist, botanist, and writer.

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British Dictionary definitions for haller

Haller
/ (German ˈhalər) /

noun

Albrecht von (ˈalbrɛçt fɔn). 1708–77, Swiss biologist: founder of experimental physiology
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Medical definitions for haller

Haller
[ hälər ]
Albrecht von 1708-1777

Swiss physiologist whose investigations into the structure of nerves and the relationship of nerves to muscles form the basis of modern neurology. Haller also discovered the role of bile in digesting fats and developed a botanical taxonomic system.
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