n.1.One who assists in saving life and property from a wreck; a coast boatman.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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(10.) Starick E, Lange E, Fereidouni S, Bunzenthal C, Hoveler R, Kuczka A, et al.
It was suggested by Hoveler as early as 1892 (see Baylis, 1975) that plant species without root hairs were the most consistently VA-mycorrhizal, a hypothesis that has since been corroborated by a few workers (Metsavainio, 1931; Baylis, 1975).
David Hoveler, Jr., saw as 'probably the most important twentieth-century critic of Dewey,' found in Dewey far too many signature elements of the liberal creed." The exposition of Dewey is on the whole accurate and sympathetic.