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Definition of the noun galen

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  1. Greek anatomist whose theories formed the basis of European medicine until the Renaissance (circa 130-200)
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • instance of: anatomist = an expert in anatomy

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Who is Galen?

Galen: Aelius Galenus or Claudius Galenus, better known as Galen of Pergamon, was a prominent Greek physician, surgeon and philosopher in the Roman empire. Arguably the most accomplished of all medical researchers of antiquity, Galen influenced the development of various scientific disciplines, including anatomy, physiology, pathology, pharmacology, and neurology, as well as philosophy and logic.

  • also known as Claudius Galenus, Aelius Galenus, Galen of Pergamon, Claude Galien
  • born in (1886 years ago) in Pergamon, child of Aelius Nicon
  • ethnicity: Greeks
  • nationality: Greece
  • profession: Physician, surgeon, philosopher
  • died in (1816 years ago) in Rome
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Google previewEncyclopedia of Modern Christian Politics: L-Z (2006)

by Roy Palmer Domenico, Mark Y. Hanley

Clemens August count von Galen, bishop of Miinster and cardinal of the Catholic Church, was born at Castle Dinklage, the eleventh of thirteen children of a German Reichstag member, Ferdinand Heribert von Galen, who was a member of the ...

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There is no question that photography has played a major role in the environmental movement. (Galen Rowell)
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Scrabble value of G2A1L1E1N1

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