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Pavlov

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biographical name Pav·lov \ˈpäv-ˌlȯf, ˈpav-, -ˌlȯv\

Definition of Pavlov

  1. Ivan Petrovich 1849–1936 Russ. physiol.

Pavlovian

play \pav-ˈlȯ-vē-ən, -ˈlō-; -ˈlȯ-fē-\ adjective



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