[hwip-uh l, wip-]
  1. Fred Lawrence,1906–2004, U.S. astronomer.
  2. George Hoyt [hoit] /hɔɪt/, 1878–1976, U.S. pathologist: Nobel Prize in medicine 1934.
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[wĭpəl]George Hoyt 1878-1976
  1. American pathologist. He shared a 1934 Nobel Prize for discovering that a diet of liver relieves anemia.
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