Definition of Malpighi, Marcello in English:

Malpighi, Marcello

proper noun

  • (c.1628–94), Italian microscopist. He discovered the alveoli and capillaries in the lungs and the fibres and red cells of clotted blood, and demonstrated the pathway of blood from arteries to veins.

Pronunciation

Malpighi, Marcello

/malˈpiːɡi/