- Gio·van·ni Bat·tis·ta [jaw-vahn-nee baht-tees-tah] /dʒɔˈvɑn ni bɑtˈtis tɑ/, 1682–1771, Italian anatomist.
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All of the Popes, five in number, of the latter part of Morgagni's life were on terms of intimacy with him.
At this time Morgagni was looked upon by all the medical world as probably the greatest of living medical scientists.