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Hench

[ hench ]
/ hɛntʃ /
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noun
Philip Show·al·ter [shoh-awl-ter], /ˈʃoʊ ɔl tər/, 1896–1965, U.S. physician: Nobel Prize in Medicine 1950.
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Hench
[ hĕnch ]
Philip Showalter 1896-1965

American physician. He shared a 1950 Nobel Prize for discoveries concerning adrenocortical hormones.
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