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[muh k-lar-uh n, muh-klar-] /məkˈlær ən, məˈklær-/
[ee-uh n,, ahy-uh n] /ˈi ən,, ˈaɪ ən/ (Show IPA),
Watson, John.


[wot-suh n] /ˈwɒt sən/
James Dewey, born 1928, U.S. biologist: Nobel Prize in medicine 1962.
John ("Ian Maclaren") 1850–1907, Scottish clergyman and novelist.
John Broadus
[braw-duh s] /ˈbrɔ dəs/ (Show IPA),
1878–1958, U.S. psychologist.
John Christian, 1867–1941, Australian statesman, born in Chile: prime minister 1904.
Thomas Augustus, 1854–1934, U.S. electrical experimenter, associated with Alexander Graham Bell.
Thomas John, 1874–1956, U.S. industrialist.
Thomas Sturges
[stur-jis] /ˈstɜr dʒɪs/ (Show IPA),
("Tom") born 1949, U.S. golfer.
Sir William, 1858–1935, English poet.
a male given name. Unabridged
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Examples from the Web for ian maclaren
Historical Examples
  • I understand that ian maclaren has been translated into French.

  • Contrasted with the pleasant humour of the above is the gravity of ian maclaren.

  • Fielding would have considered Mr. ian maclaren extremely immoral; and there is something to be said for that view.

    All Things Considered G. K. Chesterton
  • ian maclaren tells us that the old doctor had spent practically all his days as minister at Drumtochty.

    A Handful of Stars Frank W. Boreham
  • ian maclaren was talking to a group of literary beginners in New York.

  • One of the most remarkable and powerful of the year's contributions, worthy to stand with ian maclaren's.

    Wayside Courtships Hamlin Garland
  • I used to think ian maclaren's sermon-taster a possible exaggeration of an existent type, but I now see that she is truth itself.

    A Year in Europe Walter W. Moore
British Dictionary definitions for ian maclaren


James Dewey. born 1928, US biologist, whose contribution to the discovery of the helical structure of DNA won him a Nobel prize for Physiology or Medicine shared with Francis Crick and Maurice Wilkins in 1962
John B(roadus). 1878–1958, US psychologist; a leading exponent of behaviourism
John Christian. 1867–1941, Australian statesman, born in Chile: prime minister of Australia (1904)
Russell. born 1973, British tenor; his albums include The Voice (2001) and Encore (2002)
Tom, full name Thomas Sturges Watson. born 1949, US golfer, won eight major titles: the US Masters (1977, 1981), the US Open (1982), and the British Open (1975, 1977, 1980, 1982, 1983)
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ian maclaren in Medicine

Watson Wat·son (wŏt'sən), James Dewey. Born 1928.

American biologist who with Francis Crick proposed a spiral model, the double helix, for the molecular structure of DNA. He shared a 1962 Nobel Prize for advances in the study of genetics.

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ian maclaren in Science
American biologist who, working with Francis Crick, identified the structure of DNA in 1953. By analyzing the patterns cast by x-rays striking DNA molecules, they discovered that DNA has the structure of a double helix, two spirals linked together by bases in ladderlike rungs. For this work Watson and Crick shared with Maurice Wilkins the 1962 Nobel Prize for physiology or medicine.
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