Eccles

[ ek-uh lz ]
/ ˈɛk əlz /

noun

Sir John Ca·rew [kuh-roo] /kəˈru/,1903–97, Australian physiologist: Nobel Prize in Medicine 1963.
Mar·ri·ner Stod·dard [mar-uh-ner stod-erd] /ˈmær ə nər ˈstɒd ərd/,1890–1977, U.S. economist and banker.

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Eccl.

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Eccles1
/ (ˈɛkəlz) /

noun

a town in NW England, in Salford unitary authority, Greater Manchester. Pop: 36 610 (2001)

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Eccles2
/ (ˈɛkəlz) /

noun

Sir John Carew. 1903–97, Australian physiologist: shared the Nobel prize for physiology (1963) with A. L. Hodgkin and A. F. Huxley for their work on conduction of nervous impulses

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eccl.

eccles.


abbreviation for

ecclesiastic(al)
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Medical definitions for eccles

Eccles
[ ĕkəlz ]
Sir John Carew 1903-1997

Australian physiologist. He shared a 1963 Nobel Prize for research on the action of nerve impulses.
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