Rau

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Rau

(RaviusRaw) (row),
Johann J., Dutch anatomist, 1668-1719. See: Rau process, processus ravii.
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1,4 and 14) donated by the German Orientalist Christianus Ravius Berlinas (1613-1677) in appreciation of the work of the Swiss Orientalist Johan Heinrich Hottinger (1620-1677).
Christianus Ravius' encounter with the Turkish astronomers when he was in Istanbul and his report about their acquaintance with the works of Tycho Brahe, as well as his later interest in the Conies of Apollonius and its translation and eventual publication in 1669, attest to his general interest in mathematics and astronomy in addition to Arabic.