[ tem-in ]
/ ˈtɛm ɪn /


Howard M(artin),1934–94, U.S. virologist: Nobel Prize in medicine 1975.
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Medicine definitions for temin


[ tĕmĭn ]
Howard Martin 1934-1994

American oncologist. He shared a 1975 Nobel Prize for research on the interaction of tumor viruses and genetic material.
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