Fossey Dian

Fos·sey

 (fŏs′ē), Dian 1932-1985.
American zoologist who studied gorillas in Rwanda and supported conservation efforts in Africa.
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Fos·sey

(fŏs′ē), Dian 1932-1985.
American zoologist who conducted extensive studies of mountain gorillas in Rwanda, Africa. Her research brought about a new understanding of the gorilla's behavior and habitat and supported conservation efforts in Africa.
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