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Jussieu, Antoine Laurent de Line breaks: An|toine Lau|rent de Jus|sieu
Pronunciation: /ʒuːˈsjəː/

Definition of Jussieu, Antoine Laurent de in English:

(1748–1836), French botanist. Jussieu grouped plants into families on the basis of common essential properties and, in Genera Plantarum (1789), developed the system on which modern plant classification is based.
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