Ernst Abbe was a German mathematician, physicist, entrepreneur,astronomer, and social reformer. He discovered the optical formulanow called the "Abbe sine condition;" He was a… pioneer in optics,lens design and microscopy. (MORE)
There is no such word as abbes. .
An ABBESS is a woman who is the head of some communities of nuns..
An ABBOTT is a man who is the head of an abbey of monks. .
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