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Fish·er

(fish'ĕr),
Ronald A., British medical statistician and geneticist, 1890-1962; invented many statistical tests.

Fish·er

(fish'ĕr),
C. Miller, 20th-century Canadian neurologist. See: Fisher syndrome.
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Yes; Hoggs told him it would have to be cottages," said Fisher.
The man they had passed looked after them in rather a suspicious fashion, but Fisher continued serenely on his way along the straight road that ran past the gates of the great estate.
Horne Fisher did not especially abuse his friends and relatives in fashionable society; of some of them he spoke with affection.
Soon, however, rifts began to appear in them like gleams of colored windows; the trees thinned and fell away as the road went forward, showing the wild, irregular copses in which, as Fisher said, the house-party had been blazing away all day.
A good phrase," said Fisher, "and so it would be if you were silly enough to drink wine in it.
no," repeated Fisher, almost mechanically; and then suddenly cocked his eye at his interlocutor with a much livelier expression.
Fisher, a few minutes afterward, slowly led the way out of the tavern and stood in the middle of the road, looking down in the direction from which they had traveled.
The place where the poor fellow was killed," said Fisher, sadly.
Fisher knew that lonely look of the outlying parts of a great house well enough.
Turning around, the fisher folk saw Pinocchio dive into the sea and heard him cry out:
cried the fisher folk on the shore, and again they mumbled a few prayers, as they returned home.
Until, biting at my sharp hidden hooks, they have to come up unto MY height, the motleyest abyss-groundlings, to the wickedest of all fishers of men.