john torrey


[tawr-ee, tor-ee]
John, 1796–1873, U.S. botanist and chemist. Unabridged
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john torrey

botanist and chemist known for his extensive studies of North American flora

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Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
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