Definition of Lysenko, Trofim Denisovich in English:

Lysenko, Trofim Denisovich

proper noun

  • (1898–1976), Soviet biologist and geneticist. An adherent of Lamarck's theory of evolution by the inheritance of acquired characteristics, he dominated Soviet genetics for many years.

Pronunciation:

Lysenko, Trofim Denisovich

/liˈsyenkə//līˈsenkō/