|Simpson (ˈsɪmpsən, ˈsɪmsən)|
|1.||Sir James Young. 1811--70, Scottish obstetrician, who pioneered the use of chloroform as an anaesthetic|
|2.||Wallis (Warfield) (ˈwɒlɪs). See Edward VIII|
|a calculus or concretion found in the stomach or intestines of certain animals, esp. ruminants, formerly reputed to be an effective remedy for poison.|
|a stew of meat, vegetables, potatoes, etc.|
Simpson Simp·son (sĭmp'sən), Sir James Young. 1811-1870.
British obstetrician and a founder of gynecology. He is also known for introducing the use of chloroform as an anesthetic.