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Windaus

[ vin-dous ]
/ ˈvɪn daʊs /

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A·dolf [ah-dawlf] /ˈɑ dɔlf/, 1876–1959, German chemist: Nobel prize 1928.
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Windaus

[ vĭndous′ ]
Adolf 1876-1959

German chemist. He won a Nobel Prize (1928) for his research on sterols and their relationship to vitamins, especially vitamin D.
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