Definition of Gerard, John in English:

Gerard, John

Line breaks: John Ger¦ard
Pronunciation: /ˈdʒɛrɑːd
 
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( 1545–1612), English herbalist. He was curator of the physic garden of the College of Surgeons and published his Herball, containing over 1,800 woodcuts, in 1597.

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