- Mat·thi·as Ja·kob [mah-tee-ahs yah-kawp] /mɑˈti ɑs ˈyɑ kɔp/, 1804–81, German botanist.
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Schleiden, 'Principles of Botany,' English translation, p. 368.Vegetable Teratology
Maxwell T. Masters
In the same way Schleiden cut the ground from under vitalism in botany.The Wonders of Life
On the afternoon of April 27 Schleiden was back in Washington.
As early as January 26 he had unfolded to Schleiden this fantastic plan.
Schleiden in particular brought forward charges of the most serious nature against Nehemiah Grew's good faith.