(person) 1857-1935; U.S. paleontologist & biologist.
Osborn Sentence Examples
Agent Osborn, is there an outstanding warrant on him?
As we screeched to a stop, Agent Osborn, tall and picturesque, approached our car.
Osborn has made the last the type of a distinct family.
As regards the affinities of the creatures to which these jaws belonged, Professor Osborn has referred the Triconodontidae and Amphitheriidae, together with the Curtodontidae (as represented by the English Purbeck Curtodon), to a primitive group of marsupials, while he has assigned the Amblotheriidae and Stylacodontidae to an ancestral assemblage of Insectivora.
Under the wise administration of Sir Melmoth Osborn, the commissioner, whose headquarters were at Eshowe, and the district magistrates, the Zulu became reconciled to British rule, especially as European settlers were excluded from the greater part of the country.