Arabian physician and influential Islamic philosopher; his interpretation of Aristotle influenced St. Thomas Aquinas; writings on medicine were important for almost 500 years (980-1037)
Instance Hypernyms:
philosopher, ↑doctor, ↑doc, ↑physician, ↑MD, ↑Dr., ↑medico

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