Bianchi, Giovanni

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Giovanni, Italian anatomist, 1681-1761.
Bianchi nodule - a nodule at the center of the free border of each semilunar valve at the beginning of the pulmonary artery and aorta. Synonym(s): nodule of semilunar valve
Bianchi valve - a fold of mucous membrane guarding the lower opening of the nasolacrimal duct. Synonym(s): lacrimal fold
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In a letter from Giovanni Bianchi to Galeazzo Maria Sforza, the duke of Milan, the situation is more fully explained: "An astrologer has said that the Pope will sicken and die this week.