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Cheyne

[ chey-nee, cheyn ]
/ ˈtʃeɪ ni, tʃeɪn /
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noun
Thomas Kel·ly [kel-ee], /ˈkɛl i/, 1841–1915, English clergyman and Biblical scholar.
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Cheyne
[ chān, chānē ]
John 1777-1836

Scottish physician who described (1818) the breathing irregularity now known as Cheyne-Stokes respiration.
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