Antoine Magnol

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Antoine Magnol (1676 – March 10, 1759) was a French physician and botanist born in Montpellier. He was the son of the notable botanist Pierre Magnol (1638–1715).

In 1696 he obtained his medical doctorate, and in 1715 became a full professor at the University of Montpellier. Antoine Magnol maintained a professorship at Montpellier in an official capacity for many years.

He is known for posthumous edition of his father's works, especially the 1720 publication of Novus caracter plantarum. Other written works associated with Antoine Magnol include:

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