Sanger [ sang-er ] SHOW IPA / ˈsæŋ ər / PHONETIC RESPELLING noun Frederick, 1918–2013, English biochemist: Nobel Prize in chemistry 1958. Margaret Hig·gins 1883–1966, [ hig-inz], /ˈhɪg ɪnz/, U.S. nurse and author: leader of birth-control movement. a town in central California.
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How to use Sanger in a sentence
“He was specifically interested in finding a philosopher to lead the project,”
“Because of the neutrality policy, we have partisans working together on the same articles,”
“Consequently, nearly everyone with much expertise but little patience will avoid editing Wikipedia,”
To help develop it, he hired a doctoral student in philosophy, Larry
Sanger, whom he first met in online discussion groups.
It then dawned on
Sanger, he claimed, that a wiki could be used to help solve the problems he was having with Nupedia.
Sam was heavier and stronger than Yan, but Yan had gained wonderfully since coming to
A thousand dollars in
Sanger was like one hundred thousand dollars in a big city.
They proposed to take the whole
Sanger camp, but in a hand-to-hand fight of both tribes it was another draw.
This swamp was a wild tract, ten miles by thirty, that lay a dozen miles north of
For this was
Sanger, where small gatherings held the same place as the club, theatre and newspaper do in the lives of city folk. British Dictionary definitions for Sanger (1 of 2) noun Australian slang a sandwich Also called: sango British Dictionary definitions for Sanger (2 of 2) noun Frederick. born 1918, English biochemist, who determined the molecular structure of insulin: awarded two Nobel prizes for chemistry (1958; 1980) Margaret ( Higgins). 1883–1966, US leader of the birth-control movement
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Scientific definitions for Sanger British biochemist who determined the order of amino acids in the insulin molecule, thereby making it possible to manufacture synthetic insulin. For this work, he received the Nobel Prize for chemistry in 1958. In 1980 Sanger received another Nobel Prize for chemistry (jointly with American molecular biologists Paul Berg and Walter Gilbert) for his development of methods for mapping the structure and function of DNA.
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