Definition of Lorenz Okenfuss
1. Noun. German naturalist whose speculations that plants and animals are made up of tiny living 'infusoria' led to the cell theory (1779-1851).
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1. Lorenz Oken: A Biographical Sketch, Or "In Memoriam" of the Centenary of His by Alexander Ecker, Alfred Tulk (1883)
"It was a fortunate circumstance for Lorenz Okenfuss that his primary schooling was entrusted to able hands. Not only was the school teacher—one Joseph Anton ..."
2. La Revue scientifique de la France et de l'étranger by Germer Baillière (1879)
"Cette élude n'était évidemment qu'un travail imposé ; l'étudiant Lorenz Okenfuss était occupé de choses tout autres! On est véritablement surpris quand on ..."