mendel mendel  /ˈmɛn dəl/

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  • (n) Augustinian monk and botanist whose experiments in breeding garden peas led to his eventual recognition as founder of the science of genetics (1822-1884)

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  • "Mendel would be horrified to see the way in which people are being asked to make a choice between God and science," Collins said. "That's an unnecessary choice."
    on Jun 26, 2008 By: Francis Collins Source: Washington Post

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