Thomas Henry Huxley


Thomas Henry Huxley
noun
English biologist and a leading exponent of Darwin's theory of evolution (1825-1895)
Syn: ↑Huxley, ↑Thomas Huxley
Derivationally related forms: ↑Huxleian (for: ↑Huxley), ↑Huxleyan (for: ↑Huxley)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑biologist, ↑life scientist

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  • Thomas Henry Huxley — Woodburytype print of Huxley (1880 or earlier) Born 4 May 1825(1825 05 04) …   Wikipedia

  • Thomas Henry Huxley — (* 4. Mai 1825 in Ealing, Middlesex; † 29. Juni 1895 in Eastbourne) war ein britischer Biologe, Bildungsorganisator und Hauptvertreter des Agnostizismus, dessen Begriff er prägte und durchsetzte. Als einflussreicher Unterstützer des Empirismus… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Thomas Henry Huxley — Huxley en una impresa de Lock Whitfield, Londres 1880 o antes. Nacimiento 4 de mayo, 1825 Ealing (Middle …   Wikipedia Español

  • Thomas Henry Huxley — (Ealing, Reino Unido, 4 de mayo de 1825 Eastbourne, id., 29 de junio de 1895) fue un biólogo británico, apodado el bulldog de Darwin por haber sido un ferviente defensor de la Teoría de la Evolución de Charles Darwin. A pesar de haber ido sólo… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Thomas Henry Huxley — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Huxley. Thomas Henry Huxley Thomas Henry Huxley (4 mai 1825, Ealing 29 juin …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Thomas Henry Huxley — Томас Хаксли Изображение с фронтисписа работы Хаксли Evidence as to Man’s Place in Nature (1863), на котором сопоставляются скелеты обезьян и человека. Томас Генри Хаксли (или Гексли[1]) (англ. Thomas Henry Huxley …   Википедия

  • Thomas Henry Huxley — ➡ Huxley * * * …   Universalium

  • Huxley, Thomas Henry — (1825–95)    Scientist and Educator.    Huxley was born in Ealing, West London, and trained as a physician. As a naval doctor, he pursued his biological studies in the South Seas and, at the early age of twenty six, he was elected a fellow of the …   Who’s Who in Christianity

  • Huxley,Thomas Henry — Huxley, Thomas Henry. 1825 1895. British biologist who championed Darwin s theory of evolution. His works include Zoological Evidence as to Man s Place in Nature (1863) and Science and Culture (1881). * * * …   Universalium

  • Huxley , Thomas Henry — (1825–1895) British biologist Huxley, the seventh child of a school teacher, was born in Ealing and received only two years schooling. From the age of 10 he educated himself, doing sufficiently well to be admitted to Charing Cross Hospital to… …   Scientists


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