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Haeck•elˈhɛk əl(n.)

  1. Ernst Heinrich, 1834–1919, German biologist and philosopher of evolution.

    Category: Biography

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Haeckel, Ernst Heinrich Haeckel(noun)

    German biologist and philosopher; advocated Darwinism and formulated the theory of recapitulation; was an exponent of materialistic monism (1834-1919)


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