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David Starr Jordan (1851-1931), American scientist and university administrator, distinguished himself as a teacher of biology, an ichthyologist, and an influential college president.
Z, pronounced "zee" or "zed" depending on where you're from, is one of the language's rarest letters. Z words are necessarily unusual, because this particular holdover from Greek just doesn't drop in on English very often.