Heymans

[ hahy-muhnz; French ey-mahns ]
/ ˈhaɪ mənz; French eɪˈmɑ̃s /

noun

Cor·neille [kawr-ne-yuh], /kɔrˈnɛ yə/, 1892–1968, Belgian physiologist: Nobel Prize in Medicine 1938.

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Medical definitions for Heymans

Heymans
[ hīmənz, ā-mäɴs ]
Corneille Jean François 1892-1968

Belgian physiologist. He won a 1938 Nobel Prize for determining the role of the aortic sinus in the regulation of respiration.
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