- John Howard,1891–1987, U.S. biochemist: Nobel Prize in chemistry 1946.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for northrop
Irving Waaland and fellow top Northrop engineers discussed B-2 design and testing at technical conferences.How the Pentagon Strangles Its Most Advanced Stealth Warplanes
October 13, 2014
The language was not changed until Northrop Grumman undertook to build the aircraft in Palmdale.
Handing the job to the less qualified team, after Northrop and Grumman refused to sign a fixed-price contract, doomed the program.
Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman both have large outposts there.Aurora, Colorado: Small Town Shaken by ‘Dark Knight’ Shooting
July 21, 2012
We all know the giants of the military-industrial complex: Boeing, Northrop Grumman, General Dynamics.Cheney Cheers Awlaki Kill
October 2, 2011
Mallalieu went to Northrop's house to play cards at ten o'clock.The Borough Treasurer
Joseph Smith Fletcher
The Seniors in their last game at Northrop played the Juniors and won.
May we live up to that name, may we carry on the standard of Northrop School.
In the second Tom pitched better, and Northrop and Jensen fanned.The Lucky Seventh
Ralph Henry Barbour
Miss Northrop repented that she had repented her confidence.
Northrop(nôr′thrəp)John Howard 1891-1987
- American biochemist. He shared a 1946 Nobel Prize for discovering methods of producing pure enzymes and virus proteins.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.