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(2885) Palva

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1939 TC. Discovered 1939 Oct. 7 by Y. Väisälä at Turku.

Named in honor of Tauno Palva, son-in-law of the discoverer, internationally known ear surgeon and professor of otorhinolaryngology at the University of Helsinki. (M 18449)

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(2003). (2885) Palva. In: Dictionary of Minor Planet Names. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg.

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