[pap-uh n-hahy-mer, pah-puh n-]

Origin of pappenheimer

named after Gottfried Heinrich, Graf zu Pappenheim (1594–1632), German leader in the Thirty Years' War; see -er1
Also called Walloon sword. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Historical Examples of pappenheimer

  • Pappenheimer brought about similar lesions in rats by the injection of a suspension of bone marrow from a rhachitic animal.

    Scurvy Past and Present

    Alfred Fabian Hess