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Ross, Sir Ronald

Pronunciation:
/rôs/
(1857–1932), British physician. He confirmed that the Anopheles mosquito transmitted malaria and then elucidated the stages in the malarial parasite’s life cycle. Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine (1902).

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