noun. British physician who discovered that mosquitos transmit malaria (1857-1932).
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noun. a politician in Wyoming who was the first woman governor in the United States (1876-1977).
- Nellie Tayloe Ross
noun. Scottish explorer who led Arctic expeditions that yielded geographic discoveries while searching for the Northwest Passage (1777-1856).
- Sir John Ross
noun. American seamstress said to have made the first American flag at the request of George Washington (1752-1836).
- Betsy Ross
noun. British explorer of the Arctic and Antarctic; located the north magnetic pole in 1831; discovered the Ross Sea in Antarctica; nephew of Sir John Ross (1800-1862).
- James Clark Ross