bur•netPronunciation: (bur-net', bûr'nit), [key]
any of several plants belonging to the genera Sanguisorba
of the rose family, having pinnate leaves and dense heads of small flowers.
Bur•netPronunciation: (bur-net', bûr'nit), [key]
Sir (Frank) Mac•far•lane Pronunciation: (muk-fär'lun), [key]
1899–1985, Australian physician: Nobel prize for physiology 1960.
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