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Jacques, German surgeon, 1865-1934.

Lister, Joseph

Etymology: Scottish surgeon, 1827-1912
the surgeon who introduced the use of antiseptic surgery in London hospitals in 1867. Lister operations were performed under a spray of diluted carbolic acid, instruments were dipped in carbolic acid, and wounds were dressed with gauze similarly treated.


surname of one of the families studied in major descriptions of the disease.
Machado-Joseph disease - see under Machado
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There will be two opportunities to meet Josef Kote Memorial Day weekend in Stone Harbor, NJ at gallery receptions from 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM on Saturday, May 27 and Sunday, May 28.
This is done through the annual Josef Herman Schools Project, exhibitions, events, lectures and support for an annual prize - Dewis Y Bobl - at the National Eisteddfod of Wales.
Noise from helicopters going to the glaciers may annoy some tourists, according to an official from the Conservation Department in the town of Franz Josef.
Josef, who is studying at the Leeds College of Music said: "I'm angry.
But Irena and Josef and both unaware of the great upheavals that occurred at home during their 20 years' absence.
Josef was overcome with emotion after storming to victory in front of a roaring crowd in the Aquatics Centre.
Jack sang Queen's We Will Rock You and was over the moon to be announced the winner, while Josef sang the song Still Alive from the game Portal.
Josef entered Military School in 1938 during the invasion of Poland in World War II.
Thanks to his mastery of culinary art and service of excellence, chef Josef has certainly enhanced his reputation since he joined the Sheraton Doha in 2008," said a spokesperson.
Austrian builder Strabag SE (WBAG:STR) said on Thursday it will buy the 30% it did not already own in German hydraulic engineering specialist Josef Moebius Bau for an undisclosed price.
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