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Lester, U.S. otologist. See: Brown sign.


Harold W., 20th-century U.S. ophthalmologist. See: Brown syndrome.


James, U.S. plastic surgeon, 1899-1971. See: Brown-Adson forceps.


James H., 20th-century U.S. microbiologist. See: Brown-Brenn stain.


Robert, English botanist, 1773-1858. See: brownian motion, brownian movement, brownian-Zsigmondy movement.
A number of individuals with the surname Brown have become the namesake for various conditions, including

(1) C.H. Brown (Brown-Vialetto-van Laere syndrome, also known as pontobulbar palsy with deafness);

(2) C.L. Brown (Brown-Symmers disease, also known as acute infantile encephalopathy);

(3) G.E. Brown (Horton-Magath-Brown syndrome, also known as Horton syndrome);

(4) J.W. Brown (Brown syndrome, also known as neural crest syndrome); and

(5) S.I. Brown (Brown syndrome, a term of recent vintage for corneal oedema following cataract extraction)


1. a composite color, therefore variable from creamy to dark brown which is almost black, made from black, red and yellow.
2. a coat color; in horses a brown coat with a tan muzzle; a few hairs of another color may be scattered through the coat creating a brown roan (white admixture), brown chestnut (admixture of chestnut), etc. A brown-ticked gray is a gray horse with wheat grain sized patches of brown hairs scattered through the coat; in cattle a rich creamy brown as in Brown Swiss and many other indigenous breeds.

Patient discussion about Brown

Q. Is there any difference between brown eggs and white eggs? My fitness instructor suggested me to have brown eggs instead of white eggs so is there any difference between brown eggs and white eggs?

A. I have to agree with you. Never heard of any difference between the two and it doesnt sound reasonable that one is better to your health than the other...

Q. hey how about having brown rice in place of white or boiled rice…….?

A. Brown rice is a good carb, plus I personally think it tastes delicious.

Q. what is more healthy, brown sugar or fruit sugar?

A. fruit sugar

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Maxwell's Christ-like aspect is self-immolating; nearing death, he must be rescued by Judah and John Brown.
My response was that it would be neither realistic nor right to try to exclude a major player like John Brown.
These words, which greet visitors entering the John Brown Museum at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park in West Virginia, serve as a reminder of the complicated legacy of the man whose dedication to ending slavery led him to raid a federal armory here.
SILVER BULLET John Brown reckons Celtic are hitting out because they are failing to make the most of Rangers' years in the lower leagues by winning more trebles like Ibrox legends Jock Shaw, top left, Bobby Shearer, top right, Jock Wallace and John Greig, above left, Derek Johnstone and Colin Jackson, above right, Lorenzo Amoruso, main pic, and Tony Vidmar, Amoruso and Giovanni van Bronckhorst, below.
The photos have been sent to us by John Brown, pictured right, who now lives in Spain.
I am very pleased to have perfected another avenue to assist business owners with the development of an Exit Plan that prioritizes their needs, while building business value," John Brown said.
RANGERS HERO: John Brown set for an interview at Linfield
From the interconnected lives of John Brown and Frederick Douglass, the rise of antislavery sentiment in the North, to disputes within the African-American community as to whether mass emigration was the best choice, to men of color who chose to serve in the U.
Mr John Brown Anderson, business development manager, said that this new pricing structure benefits the clients and provides transparency in our financial transactions.
The tribunal; responses to John Brown and the Harpers Ferry Raid.
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FUNDRAISING phenomenon John Brown is the toast of the Tory Party - after picking up a lifetime award from the Prime Minister in front of business leaders and party allies.