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Hershey

[hur-shee] /ˈhɜr ʃi/
noun
1.
Alfred Day, 1908–97, U.S. biologist: helped lay the foundation of modern molecular genetics; Nobel Prize in Medicine 1969.
2.
Lewis B(laine) 1893–1977, U.S. Army general: director of the Selective Service System 1941–70.
3.
Milton Snavely
[sneyv-lee] /ˈsneɪv li/ (Show IPA),
1857–1945, U.S. businessman: founder of chocolate manufacturing company.
4.
a town in central Pennsylvania.
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Hershey Her·shey (hûr'shē), Alfred Day. Born 1908.

American biologist. He shared a 1969 Nobel Prize for investigating the mechanism of viral infection in living cells.

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