ROSS, Sir Ronald


ROSS, Sir Ronald
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  • Ross,Sir Ronald — Ross, Sir Ronald. 1857 1932. British physician. He won a 1902 Nobel Prize for discovering that mosquitoes transmit malaria. * * * …   Universalium

  • Ross, Sir Ronald — (13 may. 1857, Almora, India–16 sep. 1932, Putney Heath, Londres, Inglaterra). Bacteriólogo británico. Tras titularse de médico, entró al Servicio médico de India y sirvió en la tercera guerra anglobirmana (1885). Estudió bacteriología en Londres …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Ross, Sir Ronald — born May 13, 1857, Almora, India died Sept. 16, 1932, Putney Heath, London, Eng. British bacteriologist. After earning a medical degree, he entered the Indian Medical Service and served in the third Anglo Burmese War (1885). He studied… …   Universalium

  • Ross , Sir Ronald — (1857–1932) British physician The son of an Indian Army officer, Ross was born in Almora, India. He originally wished to be an artist but his father was determined that he should join the Indian Medical Service. Consequently, after a medical… …   Scientists

  • Sir Ronald Ross, 2nd Baronet — Lieutenant Colonel Sir Ronald Deane Ross, 2nd Baronet MC (born 13 July 1888 died 31 January 1968) was an Ulster Unionist Northern Irish Member of Parliament.Ross was commissioned into the North Irish Horse in 1907 and served in the First World… …   Wikipedia

  • Sir Ronald Ross — noun British physician who discovered that mosquitos transmit malaria (1857 1932) • Syn: ↑Ross • Instance Hypernyms: ↑doctor, ↑doc, ↑physician, ↑MD, ↑Dr., ↑medico …   Useful english dictionary

  • MUNRO-FERGUSON, Sir Ronald Craufurd, Viscount Novar (1860-1934) — governor general of Australia eldest son of Colonel Robert Munro Ferguson, M.P., for Kirkcaldy, Scotland, and his wife, Emma, daughter of J. H. Mandeville, was born on 6 March 1860. He was educated principally at home, and at the age of 15 joined …   Dictionary of Australian Biography

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  • Ross — Ross, Barrera de Ross, Dependencia de Ross, James Clark Ross, Ronald Ross, mar de * * * (as used in expressions) Perot, H(enry) Ross Ross, barrera de hielo Ross, Betsy Ross, Harold W(allace) …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Ronald Ross — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Ross. Ronald Ross Ronald Ross Naissance 13 mai  …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Ross — /raws, ros/, n. 1. Betsy Griscom /gris keuhm/, 1752 1836, maker of the first U.S. flag. 2. Harold Wallace, 1892 1951, U.S. publisher and editor. 3. Sir James Clark, 1800 62, English navigator: explorer of the Arctic and the Antarctic. 4. his… …   Universalium


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