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Vir·chow(vîr′kō, fîr′KHō), Rudolf Ludwig Karl 1821-1902.
German physician and pathologist noted for his application of cell theory to disease processes and for his work in public health.
(Biography) Rudolf Ludwig Karl (ˈruːdɔlf ˈluːtvɪç karl). 1821–1902, German pathologist, who is considered the founder of modern (cellular) pathology