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ibn Sina

[ib-uh n see-nah]
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  1. Arabic name of Avicenna.
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Ibn Sina

[ĭb′ən sēnä]
  1. Persian physician and philosopher whose medical textbook, The Canon of Medicine, is a comprehensive medical encyclopedia that remained a standard work in European medical studies until the 17th century.
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