hunterian definition

  • adjective:
    • Discovered or described by John Hunter, an English surgeon. See chancre.
  • others:
    • Of, related to, or known as after— John Hunter, a noted Scottish doctor and physiologist (1728–93), founder of this Hunterian number of specimens in physiology, etc., the nucleus regarding the present great Hunterian Museum in London; or their bro, William Hunter (1718-83), anatomist, and founder for the Hunterian collection in Glasgow.

Related Sources

  • Sentence for "hunterian"
    • Hunterian Museum; Until May 16; 44-1413-3054-31…
    • View More
  • Cross Reference for "hunterian"
42 votes

How would you define hunterian?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!