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Behring

[ bey-ring ]
/ ˈbeɪ rɪŋ /
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noun
E·mil von [ey-meel fuhn], /ˈeɪ mil fən/, 1854–1917, German physician and bacteriologist: Nobel Prize in Medicine 1901.
Vi·tus [vee-toos]. /ˈvi tʊs/. Bering, Vitus.
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Behring

noun
(German ˈbeːrɪŋ) Emil (Adolf) von (ˈeːmiːl fɔn). 1854–1917, German bacteriologist, who discovered diphtheria and tetanus antitoxins: Nobel prize for physiology or medicine 1901
(ˈbɛrɪŋ, ˈbɛər-) a variant spelling of Bering
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