Macleod

[ muh-kloud ]
/ məˈklaʊd /

noun

John James Rick·ard [rik-erd], /ˈrɪk ərd/, 1876–1935, Scottish physiologist: one of the discoverers of insulin; Nobel Prize in medicine 1923.

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British Dictionary definitions for Macleod

Macleod
/ (məˈklaʊd) /

noun

John James Rickard. 1876–1935, Scottish physiologist: shared the Nobel prize for physiology or medicine (1923) with Banting for their part in discovering insulin
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Medical definitions for Macleod

Macleod
[ mə-kloud ]
John James Rickard 1876-1935

British physiologist. He shared a 1923 Nobel Prize for the discovery and successful clinical application of insulin.
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