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[lahy-dee] /ˈlaɪ di/
Joseph, 1823–91, U.S. paleontologist, parasitologist, and anatomist. Unabridged
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  • Another interval of probably two minutes elapsed, when the ‘medium’ suggested to Dr. Leidy to place his hands upon the table.

    The Death-Blow to Spiritualism Reuben Briggs Davenport
  • The greater part of the remains have been described by Professor Leidy.

    Extinct Monsters H. N. Hutchinson
  • In this country it was first reported by Leidy who found it in about 20 per cent of the flies examined at Philadelphia, Pa.

    Handbook of Medical Entomology William Albert Riley
  • Dr Leidy also obtained three hydatid cysts from a large monkey.

    Parasites T. Spencer Cobbold
  • Leidy and Joly obtained their specimens from Phoca vitulina.

    Parasites T. Spencer Cobbold
  • It lays, according to Dr. Leidy, "millions of eggs connected together in long cords."

    Our Common Insects Alpheus Spring Packard
  • Dr Leidy found five specimens of P. euryzonum in cysts on the subperitoneal surface of the liver of Cynocephalus porcarius.

    Parasites T. Spencer Cobbold

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