Ibn Zuhr


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Ibn Zuhr

(zo͝or)
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Through men like Ibn Sina (Avicenna), Ibn Zuhr (Avenzoar) and Ibn Rushd (Averroes), "Moorish scholarship and culture had an intellectual ripple effect on Europe, moving in concentric rings from centres of learning to the most backward areas of the continent", as Carew puts it.
Together with , written by Abu Marwan Ibn Zuhr, Ibn Rushd's medical opus was used as a textbook by Jewish, Christian and Muslim physicians for several centuries.