carlos j finlay

Finlay

[fin-ley, -lee, fin-lahy for 1; fin-lee for 2]
noun
1.
Carlos Juan [kahr-lohs wahn] , 1833–1915, U.S. physician, born in Cuba: first to suggest mosquito as carrier of yellow fever.
2.
a river in N British Columbia, Canada, flowing SE to join the Parsnip River in forming the peace River. 250 miles (402 km) long.
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Finlay (ˈfɪnlɪ)
 
n
Carlos Juan (ˈkarlos xwan). 1833--1915, Cuban physician: discovered that the mosquito was the vector of yellow fever

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