Pacini

[pə-chēnē, pä-]Filippo 1812-1883

Italian anatomist who described the microscopic structure of the lamellated corpuscle.

Nearby words

  1. pappadam,
  2. pappardelle,
  3. pappenheimer,
  4. pappenheimer body,
  5. pappose,
  6. pappus of alexandria,
  7. pappy,
  8. paprika,
  9. papua,
  10. papua new guinea


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