Definition of Needham, Joseph in English:

Needham, Joseph

Line breaks: Jo¦seph Need|ham
Pronunciation: /ˈniːdəm/

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  • (1900–95), English scientist and historian. Notable works: History of Embryology (1934) and Science and Civilization in China (1954).

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