Synonyms for anton van leeuwenhoek |

Synonyms and antonyms for anton van leeuwenhoek

1. Leeuwenhoek (n.)

Dutch pioneer microscopist who was among the first to recognize cells in animals and who gave the first accurate descriptions of microbes and spermatozoa and blood corpuscles (1632-1723)


2. van (n.)

a camper equipped with living quarters


4. van (n.)

the leading units moving at the head of an army


5. van (n.)

(Great Britain) a closed railroad car that carries baggage or freight


6. van (n.)

any creative group active in the innovation and application of new concepts and techniques in a given field (especially in the arts)