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Owen, Sir Richard
celebrated English naturalist and comparative anatomist, born in Lancaster; wrote extensively, especially on comparative anatomy and physiology, in which, as in everything that occupied him, he was an enthusiastic worker, being a disciple of Cuvier; did not oppose, but was careful not to commit himself to, Darwin's evolutionary theories; Carlyle, who had two hours' talk with him once, found him "a man of real ability who could tell him innumerable things" (1804-1892).
The numerical value of owen, sir richard in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of owen, sir richard in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
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