[ hyoo-buh l or, often, yoo- ]
/ ˈhyu bəl or, often, ˈyu- /


David,1926–2013, U.S. neuroscientist, born in Canada: Nobel Prize 1981. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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  • Unfastening the belt, Hubel untied the inner bag, and poured the contents upon the table.

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Medicine definitions for hubel


[ hyōōbəl ]
David Hunter Born 1926

American neurobiologist. He shared a 1981 Nobel Prize for studies on the organization and functioning of the brain, particularly with respect to vision.
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