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Why did Samuel siegfried Karl ritter von basch name the sphygmomanometer a sphygmomanometer?

  The reason is the following: sphigmos means pulse in Greek; therefore sphigmomanómeter means the measurement of the pulse; in fact the concept of blood pressure appeare (MORE)
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Who is Karl Singletary?

Karl Singletary has received numerous honors in classical worldwide. He has studied classical ballet in Berlin, Paris, London, and Australia. In 1967 he became the first Af (MORE)

What did Baron Karl von Drais invent?

He invented the velocipede (he called it the draisienne). It's  basically a steerable wooden bicycle without pedals that the rider  sits on and propels himself by pushing ag (MORE)

Who was Karl Beethoven?

You may refer to Karl Beethoven who was Ludwig van Beethoven's younger brother, or Karl Beethoven who was Karl's son. Karl's son, Karl (Jr.), attempted suicide by shooting him (MORE)

Who was Carl von Clausewitz?

Carl Von Clausewitz (1780 - 1831) was a Prussian soldier best knownfor his military treatise, 'Von Kriege' (On War) and the famousquote, "war is the continuation of politics b (MORE)

Who was Karl silberbauer?

Karl Josef Silberbauer was the SS man who arrested the Franks and the other occupants of the secret annexe.
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