[koh-ker; German koh-khuhr]


E·mil The·o·dor [ey-meel tey-oh-dohr] /ˈeɪ mil ˈteɪ oʊˌdoʊr/, 1841–1917, Swiss physiologist, pathologist, and surgeon: Nobel Prize 1909.

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[kôkər, -KHər]Emil Theodor 1841-1917

Swiss surgeon. He won a 1909 Nobel Prize for work on the thyroid gland.
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