Miescher

[ mēshər ]
Johann Friedrich 1844-1895

Swiss physiologist who discovered (1869) nucleic acid.

QUIZZES

CHALLENGE YOURSELF WITH THIS MIDDLE SCHOOL PART OF SPEECH QUIZ!

How well do you know your adjectives from your adverbs? Your preposition from your pronouns? Your interjections from your conjunctions? Let’s put your knowledge of parts of speech to the text! Note: Many of the following questions will ask you to identify the parts of speech “in order.” That means the first word in all capital letters will correspond to the first option in an answer, and so on.
Question 1 of 10
In order, what parts of speech are the words in all capital letters? Alisa was VERY tired, SO she decided to go to bed.
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Example sentences from the Web for miescher

  • About ten years previously Miescher found similar bodies in the muscles of the mouse.

    Parasites|T. Spencer Cobbold
  • Miescher, particularly, has described the want of oxygen as a specific stimulus to the production of erythrocytes.

  • We find, however, a more remarkable instance in the Monostomum bijugum of Miescher.