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Charcot

[shar-koh] /ʃarˈkoʊ/
noun
1.
Jean Baptiste Étienne Auguste
[zhahn ba-teest ey-tyen oh-gyst] /ʒɑ̃ baˈtist eɪˈtyɛn oʊˈgüst/ (Show IPA),
1867–1936, French explorer.
2.
his father, Jean Martin
[zhahn mar-tan] /ʒɑ̃ marˈtɛ̃/ (Show IPA),
1825–93, French neuropathologist.
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Charcot

/French ʃarko/
noun
1.
Jean Martin (ʒɑ̃ martɛ̃). 1825–93, French neurologist, noted for his attempt using hypnotism to find an organic cause for hysteria, which influenced Freud
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Charcot Char·cot (shär-kō'), Jean Martin. 1825-1893.

French neurologist. A teacher of Sigmund Freud and Alfred Binet, he is known for his investigations of nervous diseases, his work on hysteria, and his studies of hypnotism.

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