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 (lē′bĭg, -bĭKH), Baron Justus von 1803-1873.
German chemist who made a number of contributions to organic chemistry and pioneered laboratory-based scientific education.


(German ˈliːbɪç)
(Biography) Justus (ˈjʊstʊs), Baron von Liebig. 1803–73, German chemist, who founded agricultural chemistry. He also contributed to organic chemistry, esp to the concept of radicals, and discovered chloroform


(ˈli bɪg, -bɪx)

Justus, Baron von, 1803–73, German chemist.
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The breakfast began with three bowls of excellent soup, thanks to the liquefaction in hot water of those precious cakes of Liebig, prepared from the best parts of the ruminants of the Pampas.
According to Liebig, man's body is a stove, and food the fuel which keeps up the internal combustion in the lungs.
Kritsman, Munich, Germany, for his research concerning the Russian pupils of Justus von Liebig and their influence in Russia.
The Harry Chapin Food Bank, the Naples Cancer Alliance and the von Liebig Art Center will each receive a portion of this donation from Wild Oats as part of their involvement with the "Wild Chef Cook-Off," a friendly culinary competition that took place during the Naples Wild Oats Grand Opening Preview Party on Jan.
Liebig says that this system for catching cheaters plays an important role in maintaining harmony in the ant world, and it sets an example that we might learn from ourselves.
There, they found genes that encode two components in the isoprenoid pathway used by algae, bacteria, and plants, says study coauthor Jochen Wiesner, a physician and biologist at Justus Liebig University in Giessen, Germany.
Liebig, PhD, anticipates that as the game is exposed to more people that he and his distribution arm, KSA Interactive, will begin offering the game in stores in the U.
5 NATURE by scientists at the Institute of Virology at the Justus Liebig University in Giessen and the Institute of Hygiene at the University of Koln.
the "Company") announced that its newly formed subsidiary, Simpson Strong-Tie Ireland Limited, today purchased certain assets of Liebig International Ltd.
At about the same time, Liebig was introducing a similar initiative in Germany.
Dispersed among his comments critical of chemistry in general and its changing nomenclature, are frequent pointed barbs directed at Liebig and his theories.
Stefan Schutz of the Justus Liebig University in Giessen, Germany, and his colleagues monitored nerve responses from a beetle antenna hooked to a gas chromatograph.