Carolus Linnaeus


Carolus Linnaeus
noun
Swedish botanist who proposed the modern system of biological nomenclature (1707-1778)
Syn: ↑Linnaeus, ↑Carl von Linne, ↑Karl Linne
Derivationally related forms: ↑Linnean (for: ↑Linnaeus), ↑Linnaean (for: ↑Linnaeus)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑botanist, ↑phytologist, ↑plant scientist

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  • Linnaeus, Carolus — Swedish Carl von Linné born May 23, 1707, Råshult, Smâland, Swed. died Jan. 10, 1778, Uppsala Swedish botanist and explorer. He studied botany at Uppsala university and explored Swedish Lapland before going to Holland to study medicine (1735).… …   Universalium


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