Discovered or described by John Hunter, an English surgeon. See chancre.
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.
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Discovered or described by John Hunter, an English…