Bernard


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Ber·nard

 (bĕr-när′), Claude 1813-1878.
French physiologist noted for his study of the digestive and nervous systems.

Bernard

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1. (Biography) Claude (klod). 1813–78, French physiologist, noted for his research on the action of secretions of the alimentary canal and the glycogenic function of the liver
2. (Biography) Saint, known as Bernard of Menthon and the Apostle of the Alps. 923–1008, French monk who founded hospices in the Alpine passes. Feast day: Aug 20
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In 1760 Sir Francis Bernard, who had been' governor of New Jersey, was appointed to the same office in Massachusetts.
The children were loud in their exclamations against this irreverent conduct of Sir Francis Bernard.
My client is Sir Bernard Debenham, of Broom Hall, Esher.
For years Sir Bernard paid his debts, and the other day, without the slightest warning, not only refused to do so any more, but absolutely stopped the lad's allowance.
Bernard dog accompanied me, though I have always been diffident of taking him to toy-shops, which over-excite him.
Bernard, but anxiety returned when one day from behind my curtains I saw Mary in my street with an inquiring eye on the windows.
It was vintage time in the valleys on the Swiss side of the Pass of the Great Saint Bernard, and along the banks of the Lake of Geneva.
Seen from these solitudes, and from the Pass of the Great Saint Bernard, which was one of them, the ascending Night came up the mountain like a rising water.
Bernard Higginbotham had married his sister, and he knew him well.
Bernard saith, non est jam dicere, ut populus sic sacerdos; quia nec sic populus ut sacerdos.
Then, again, in, Bernard Germain, Count de Lacepede, a great naturalist, published a scientific systemized whale book, wherein are several pictures of the different species of the Leviathan.
Bernard, and the old man was trying to look like he wouldn't have murdered the first organ-grinder he heard play Mendelssohn's wedding-march, I looked up at him and said, in my way: