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[kats] /kæts/
Sir Bernard [bur-nerd] /ˈbɜr nərd/ (Show IPA), 1911–2003, British biophysicist, born in Germany: Nobel Prize in Medicine 1970. Unabridged
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  • Katz says that this published version of DeLeon's speech was full of "the basest kind of misrepresentation."

    The I.W.W. Paul Frederick Brissenden
  • All I want in this world is to break even with Wynn and Katz.

    Owen Clancy's Happy Trail Burt L. Standish
  • Will related the story of the arrival of the boy and of the claim made by Katz in the morning.

    Boy Scouts on the Great Divide Archibald Lee Fletcher
  • "I got an alibi for that," muttered Katz, stepping into the boat and adjusting the oars.

    Owen Clancy's Happy Trail Burt L. Standish
  • Neither Katz nor Burton would have the same opportunity to be treacherous as they would have had if they had been left together.

    Owen Clancy's Happy Trail Burt L. Standish
British Dictionary definitions for Katz


Sir Bernard. 1911–2003, British neurophysiologist, born in Germany. Shared the Nobel prize for physiology or medicine (1970) with Julius Axelrod and Ulf von Euler
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Katz in Medicine

Katz (kāts), Bernard. Born 1911.

German-born British physiologist. He shared a 1970 Nobel Prize for the study of nerve impulse transmission.

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