Pacini(pə-chē′nē, pä-)Filippo 1812-1883
- Italian anatomist who described the microscopic structure of the lamellated corpuscle.
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This was in a fantasia on themes by Pacini, which he played in a most remarkable manner.Franz Liszt
The most practical of these are the Sylvester and Pacini methods.Gas-Engines and Producer-Gas Plants
R. E. Mathot
Pacini assumed an amusing importance, and his very myrmidons gave out their brass tickets with an air.A Love Story
Pacini found in all the sensible nerves of the fingers many elliptical whitish corpuscles.Woman, Church & State
Matilda Joslyn Gage
In Paris, Pacini's "partitions," an excellent edition of the popular Italian operas, are sold for twelve francs each.