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Hershey

[hur-shee]
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  1. Alfred Day,1908–97, U.S. biologist: helped lay the foundation of modern molecular genetics; Nobel Prize in Medicine 1969.
  2. Lewis B(laine),1893–1977, U.S. Army general: director of the Selective Service System 1941–70.
  3. Milton Snave·ly [sneyv-lee] /ˈsneɪv li/, 1857–1945, U.S. businessman: founder of chocolate manufacturing company.
  4. a town in central Pennsylvania.
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Hershey

(hûrshē)Alfred Day 1908-1997
  1. American biologist. He shared a 1969 Nobel Prize for investigating the mechanism of viral infection in living cells.
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