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Meyer

 [mi´er]
Adolf (1866–1950). Swiss-born psychiatrist in the United States who directed the development of the Henry Phipps Psychiatric Clinic at Johns Hopkins University. His major contributions include propounding the theory of psychobiology, standardizing case histories, and reforming mental health institutions (which were called “insane asylums” at that time).

Mey·er

(mī'ĕr),
Adolf, U.S. psychiatrist, 1866-1950. See: Meyer-Archambault loop.

Mey·er

(mī'ĕr),
Edmund V., German laryngologist, 1864-1931. See: Meyer cartilages.

Mey·er

(mī'ĕr),
Georg H., Swiss anatomist, 1815-1892. See: Meyer line, Meyer sinus.

Mey·er

(mī'ĕr),
Hans H., German pharmacologist, 1853-1939. See: Meyer-Overton rule, Meyer-Overton theory of narcosis.

Mey·er

(mī'ĕr),
Willy, U.S. surgeon, 1858-1932. See: Meyer reagent.
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The lecture was less exhaustive than that of the previous morning, but we must suppose that it satisfied Adolf, for he came again next day, his faith in his teacher undiminished.
'Dere some hard vord vos,' said Adolf, patiently, 'of which I gannot dze meaning.'
'But,' proceeded Adolf, 'of one vord, of dze vord "giss", I dze meaning know.
There is a limit, and Adolf reached it when he attempted to add night-classes to the existing curriculum.
It was while he was on his way to keep this appointment, a fortnight after his first interview with Adolf, that the young student waylaid him with the evening paper.
Something should have warned Adolf that the moment was not well chosen.
'Zere are here,' continued Adolf, unseeing, 'some beyond-gombarison hard vords vich I do nod onderstand.
'I have--ah--unfortunately been compelled to dismiss Adolf,' said Mr Blatherwick.
'Why, I've been giving Adolf English lessons nearly every day lately.
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