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Voit

[foit]
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noun
  1. Carl or Karl von [kahrl fuh n] /kɑrl fən/, 1831–1908, German physiologist.
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Contemporary Examples

  • The 40-year-old Voit studied at the Dusseldorf Academy in Germany with Thomas Ruff, a disciple of Bernd and Hilla Becher.

  • And for the past seven years, Voit has traveled around the world, photographing these trees in their natural habitats.

    This Is Not a Tree

    Philip Gefter

    January 7, 2010

  • Voit documents a perceptual anomaly and allows it to trick us—or not—without any representational manipulation.

    This Is Not a Tree

    Philip Gefter

    January 7, 2010

  • Voit has employed a similar method of documentation, a neo-objectivist approach that is both clinical and forensic.

    This Is Not a Tree

    Philip Gefter

    January 7, 2010

Historical Examples


voit in Medicine

Voit

(foit)Carl von 1831-1908
  1. German physiologist known for his studies on metabolism.
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