Two temporary exhibits on allergy and surgical dressings were installed in the gallery.
Word Origin & History of - allergy
Word Origin & History
allergy 1911, from Ger. Allergie, coined 1906 by Clemens E. von Pirquet (1874-1929), Austrian pediatrician, from Gk. allos "other, different, strange" (from PIE *al- "beyond;" see alias) + ergon "activity" (see urge (v.)).