Blumberg

[ bluhm-burg ]
/ ˈblʌm bɜrg /
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noun

Baruch S(amuel),1925–2011, U.S. physician and researcher of infectious diseases: Nobel Prize 1976.
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Examples from the Web for blumberg

  • The Martian was surprised that Blumberg would allow him to speak.

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  • The door opened, and Blumberg entered, followed by a smaller man.

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  • Blumberg smiled at the other, and tapped his own head three times with his fingertip.

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British Dictionary definitions for blumberg

Blumberg

/ (ˈblʊmbɜːɡ) /

noun

Baruch Samuel .1925–2011, US physician, noted for work on antigens: shared the Nobel prize for physiology or medicine 1976
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Medicine definitions for blumberg

Blumberg

[ blŭmbərg, blōōm- ]
Baruch Samuel Born 1925

American virologist noted for research on the origin and spread of infectious diseases. He shared a 1976 Nobel Prize for discovering the antigen that led to a vaccine against hepatitis B.
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