Synonyms for mary douglas leakey |

Synonyms and antonyms for mary douglas leakey

1. Mary (n.)

the mother of Jesus; Christians refer to her as the Virgin Mary; she is especially honored by Roman Catholics


2. Douglas (n.)

United States politician who proposed that individual territories be allowed to decide whether they would have slavery; he engaged in a famous series of debates with Abraham Lincoln (1813-1861)


3. Leakey (n.)

English paleontologist (the wife of Louis Leakey) who discovered the Zinjanthropus skull that was 1,750,000 years old (1913-1996)


4. Leakey (n.)

English paleontologist (son of Louis Leakey and Mary Leakey) who continued the work of his parents; he was appointed director of a wildlife preserve in Kenya but resigned under political pressure (born in 1944)


5. Leakey (n.)

English paleontologist whose account of fossil discoveries in Tanzania changed theories of human evolution (1903-1972)