Haldane

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biographical name Hal·dane \ˈhȯl-ˌdān, -dən\

Definition of Haldane

  1. J(ohn) B(urdon) S(anderson) 1892–1964 son of J.S. Haldane British biologist


Haldane

biographical name Hal·dane

Definition of Haldane

  1. John Scott 1860–1936 British physiologist


Haldane

biographical name Hal·dane

Definition of Haldane

  1. Richard Burdon 1856–1928 Viscount Haldane of Cloanplay \ˈklōn\ ; brother of J.S. Haldane British lawyer, philosopher, and statesman


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