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Baer, Karl Ernest von Line breaks: Karl Er¦nest von Baer
Pronunciation: /bɛː/

Definition of Baer, Karl Ernest von in English:

(1792–1876), German biologist. He discovered that ova were particles within the ovarian follicles, and formulated the principle that in the developing embryo general characteristics appear before special ones. His studies were used by Darwin in the theory of evolution.
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