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Kocher

[koh-ker; German koh-khuhr]
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  1. 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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Kocher

(kôkər, -KHər)Emil Theodor 1841-1917
  1. Swiss surgeon. He won a 1909 Nobel Prize for work on the thyroid gland.
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