Meyerhof

[mahy-er-hof; German mahy-uhr-hohf]
noun
  1. Ot·to [ot-oh; German awt-oh] /ˈɒt oʊ; German ˈɔt oʊ/, 1884–1951, German physiologist: Nobel Prize in medicine 1922.
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British Dictionary definitions for meyerhof

Meyerhof

noun
  1. Otto (Fritz) (ˈɔto). 1884–1951, German physiologist, noted for his work on the metabolism of muscles. He shared the Nobel prize for physiology or medicine 1922
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meyerhof in Medicine

Meyerhof

[mīər-hôf′]Otto 1884-1951
  1. German-born American physiologist. He shared a 1922 Nobel Prize for his discovery of the relationship between consumption of oxygen and production of lactic acid in muscles.
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