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[hyoo-buh l or, often, yoo-]
  1. David,1926–2013, U.S. neuroscientist, born in Canada: Nobel Prize 1981.
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Historical Examples of hubel

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

    Adrift in the Ice-Fields

    Charles W. Hall

hubel in Medicine


(hyōōbəl)David Hunter Born 1926
  1. 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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