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Hunter, John Line breaks: John Hun¦ter
Pronunciation: /ˈhʌntə/

Definition of Hunter, John in English:

( 1728–93), Scottish anatomist, regarded as a founder of scientific surgery. He also made valuable investigations in pathology, physiology, dentistry, and biology.

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