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Sternberg

[ sturn-burg ]
/ ˈstɜrn bɜrg /
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noun

George Miller, 1838–1915, U.S. bacteriologist and medical researcher.
Jo·sef von [joh-zuhf, -suhf]. /ˈdʒoʊ zəf, -səf/. von Sternberg, Josef.

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British Dictionary definitions for Sternberg

Sternberg
/ (ˈstɜːnˌbɜːɡ, ˈʃtɜːn-) /

noun

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Medical definitions for Sternberg

Sternberg
[ stûrnbûrg′ ]
George Miller 1838-1915

American army physician who was US surgeon general (1893-1902) and organized (1900) the Yellow Fever Commission.
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