Cournand

[ koo r-nand, -nuh nd; French koor-nahn ]
/ ˈkʊər nænd, -nənd; French kurˈnɑ̃ /

noun

André Fré·dé·ric [ahn-drey frey-dey-reek] /ɑ̃ˈdreɪ freɪ deɪˈrik/,1895–1988, U.S. physiologist, born in France: Nobel Prize in Medicine 1956.

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Cournand
/ (ˈkʊənənd, -nænd, French kurnɑ̃) /

noun

André (Frederic). 1895–1988, US physician, born in France: shared the 1956 Nobel prize for physiology or medicine for his work on heart catheterization
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Medical definitions for cournand

Cournand
[ kurnănd, -nənd, kōōr-näɴ ]
André Frédéric 1895-1988

French-born American physician. He shared a 1956 Nobel Prize for developing cardiac catheterization.
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