[hwip-uh l, wip-]
- Fred Lawrence,1906–2004, U.S. astronomer.
- George Hoyt [hoit] /hɔɪt/, 1878–1976, U.S. pathologist: Nobel Prize in medicine 1934.
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Whipple's eye consulted that of his cashier and he broke off.
"Captain Worth Gilbert's father," Whipple attempted pacification.
"We take that chance—that serious chance," replied Whipple solemnly.
"I was just asking Mr. Boyne to tell you," Whipple came in smoothly.
"We might consider it," Whipple glanced doubtfully at his associates.
Whipple(wĭp′əl)George Hoyt 1878-1976
- American pathologist. He shared a 1934 Nobel Prize for discovering that a diet of liver relieves anemia.
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