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- adj. Of, relating to, or discovered by Marcello Malpighi, an Italian anatomist of the 17th century.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of, pertaining to, or discovered by, Marcello Malpighi, an Italian anatomist of the 17th century.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Of or pertaining to Marcello Malpighi (1628–94), an Italian anatomist and physiologist: applied in anatomy to several structures discovered or particularly investigated by him, as follows.
- A lymphoid corpuscle of the spleen. See corpuscle.
Malpighi + -an (Wiktionary)