Tatum

[ tey-tuhm ]

noun
  1. Art, 1910–56, U.S. jazz pianist.

  2. Edward Law·rie [lawr-ee], /ˈlɔr i/, 1909–75, U.S. biochemist: Nobel Prize in medicine 1958.

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Tatum

/ (ˈteɪtəm) /


noun
  1. Art, full name Arthur Tatum. 1910–56, US jazz pianist

  2. Edward Lawrie. 1909–75, US biochemist, who showed how genes regulate biochemical processes in an organism and demonstrated that bacteria reproduce sexually; Nobel prize for physiology or medicine (1958) with Beadle and Lederberg

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