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Schwann(shvän), Theodor 1810-1882.
German physiologist and histologist who described the cell as the basic structure of animal tissue.
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(Biography) Theodor (ˈteːodoːr). 1810–82, German physiologist, who founded the theory that all animals consist of cells or cell products
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Theodor, 1810–82, German zoologist.
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