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Vavilov, Nikolai

Line breaks: Ni¦ko|lai Vav|ilov
Pronunciation: /ˈvavɪlɒf/

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  • (1887-circa 1943), Soviet plant geneticist; full name Nikolai Ivanovich Vavilov. He amassed a considerable collection of new plants, utilizing their genetic resources for crop improvement.

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