Ingenhousz


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Ingenhousz

Jan . 1730--99, Dutch plant physiologist and physician, who discovered photosynthesis
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Ingenhousz demonstrated the connection more fully through an extensive series of controlled tests.
Ingenhousz, too, had both the interest and leisure time to devote to research.
But Madison went further by citing the latest science of the day, including Humphrey Davy on agricultural chemistry, Joseph Priestley on oxygen, and even Jan Ingenhousz on plant respiration.
For instance, in the entry on Ingenhousz, who discovered photosynthesis in 1779, the author writes, "Ingenhousz was amazed at the beauty and symmetry of what he discovered.

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