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1. (Biography) Emil (Adolf) von (ˈeːmiːl fɔn). 1854–1917, German bacteriologist, who discovered diphtheria and tetanus antitoxins: Nobel prize for physiology or medicine 1901
2. (Biography) a variant spelling of Bering


(ˈbɛər ɪŋ)

Emil von, 1854–1917, German bacteriologist: Nobel prize 1901.
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Noun1.Behring - Danish explorer who explored the northern Pacific Ocean for the Russians and discovered the Bering Strait (1681-1741)Behring - Danish explorer who explored the northern Pacific Ocean for the Russians and discovered the Bering Strait (1681-1741)
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Never, sir; in the northern only, and as much in Behring as in Davis Straits.
And if one of these creatures went from Behring to Davis Straits, it must be simply because there is a passage from one sea to the other, either on the American or the Asiatic side.
Here they filled their water-barrels and made repairs before starting on the hundred days' harrying of the seal-herd along the northern coasts of Japan to Behring Sea.
Hudson and Behring accomplished so much in their fishing-boats as to astonish Parry and Franklin, whose equipment exhausted the resources of science and art.
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Dade Behring supplies the group purchasing organizations members with a wide variety of diagnostic equipment and reagents.
We are delighted that our acquisition of Principia has led to a new relationship with Aventis Behring for the co-development of the next generation of a blood plasma protein.
Seattle Seahawks owner and developer Ken Behring asked his chief financial officer to prepare forms requiring Behring's extramarital sexual partners not to sue or ask for money later, according to court filings in a sexual harassment case against him.
CSL Behring, a global leader in the plasma protein biotherapeutics industry, is soliciting grants to support patient access to care through its Local Empowerment for Advocacy Development (LEAD) program.
Paul Allen, the billionaire co-founder of Microsoft, has reached agreement for the exclusive option to purchase the NFL franchise from owner Ken Behring any time over the next 14 months, Allen announced Saturday.
Pursuant to the agreement, Siemens is expected to commence a tender offer for any and all outstanding shares of Dade Behring common stock by August 8, 2007.
In Washington," said an associate of Seahawks owner Ken Behring, "we elect our Superior Court judges for four-year terms.