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Milne-Edwards

[miln-ed-werdz; French meel-ney-dwars]
noun
  1. Hen·ri [ahn-ree] /ɑ̃ˈri/, 1800–85, French zoologist.
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Historical Examples of milne-edwards

  • Milne-Edwards and Grandidier, the same region as P. edwardsi.

    A Hand-book to the Primates, Volume 1 (of 2)

    Henry O. Forbes

  • Milne-Edwards, A., on a crustacean with a monstrous eye-peduncle, ii.

  • Milne-Edwards' theoretical views, as expounded in his Introduction à la zoologie générale , well reflect this Cuvierian attitude.

    Form and Function

    E. S. (Edward Stuart) Russell

  • Such, then, were the factors which Milne-Edwards 200considered adequate to explain the rich variety of animal forms.

    Form and Function

    E. S. (Edward Stuart) Russell

  • We have laid stress on the fact that Milne-Edwards put function before form, for this is the mark of the true Cuvierian.

    Form and Function

    E. S. (Edward Stuart) Russell