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[doi-zee] /ˈdɔɪ zi/
Edward Adelbert [ad-l-bert,, uh-del-] /ˈæd l bərt,, əˈdɛl-/ (Show IPA), 1893–1986, U.S. biochemist: Nobel Prize in Medicine 1943. Unabridged
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Edward Adelbert. 1893–1986, US biochemist. He discovered (1939) the nature of vitamin K and shared a Nobel prize for medicine with Carl Dam (1943)
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Doisy Doi·sy (doi'zē), Edward Adelbert. 1893-1986.

American biochemist. He shared a 1943 Nobel Prize for isolating two forms of vitamin K.

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