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n. - Dutch naturalist and microscopist who proposed a classification of insects and who was among the first to recognize cells in animals and was the first to see red blood cells (1637-1680).

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  • Swammerdam, and signed, on behalf of H.B.M., the Peace of
  • Swammerdam, against the united forces of the Duke of Alva and
  • Swammerdam or Puffendorf into a good rousing fire, and mark the result.
  • The insect Swammerdam used in his experiments back in 1669 was nothing other than a silkworm. for more
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