Definition of Alexander fleming
1. Noun. Scottish bacteriologist who discovered penicillin (1881-1955).
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1. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1864)
"Dr. alexander fleming gives the following as the result of his extensive therapeutical inquiries as to the usefulness or otherwise of the oil of male fern ..."
2. The British and Foreign Medico-chirurgical Review, Or, Quarterly Journal of (1855)
"By alexander fleming, MD, Professor of Materia Medica, Queen's College, ... alexander fleming ..."
3. The Retrospect of Medicine by William Braithwaite (1863)
"266. 2T—OIL OF MALE-FERN IN TAPEWORM. By Dr. alexander fleming, Birmingham. I agree with many in believing that the oil of male-fern is aa ..."
4. The Scottish Nation: Or, The Surnames, Families, Literature, Honours, and by William Anderson (1877)
"Sir alexander fleming of Ferm, commissary of Glasgow, was created л baronet of Nova Scotia in 1666, but dying without issue, the title appears to have ..."
5. The Scottish Nation: Or The Surnames, Families, Literature, Honours, and by William Anderson (1862)
"... a daughter of the family of Houston, had seven sons, was succeeded by the youngest, James, from whom in direct de- Kent was alexander fleming of ..."