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(803) Picka

Reference work entry

Discovered 1915 Mar. 21 by J. Palisa at Vienna.

Named in honor of the Czech physician Friedrich Pick (1867–1921). He was the first physician in Prague who introduced endoscopic methods in medicine. (H 80; A. Schnell)

Named by friends of the discoverer (Astronomischer Kalender für 1917).

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