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Pronunciation: ver'ni-ke

Definition: Karl, German neurologist, 1848–1905.

See: Wernicke aphasia, Wernicke area, Wernicke center, Wernicke disease, Wernicke encephalopathy, Wernicke field, Wernicke radiation, Wernicke reaction, Wernicke region, Wernicke sign, Wernicke syndrome, Wernicke zone, Wernicke-Korsakoff encephalopathy, Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome

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