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Gullstrand

[guhl-strand; Swedish gool-strahnd] /ˈgʌlˌstrænd; Swedish ˈgulˌstrɑnd/
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Allvar
[ahl-vahr] /ˈɑl vɑr/ (Show IPA),
1862–1930, Swedish oculist: Nobel Prize in Medicine 1911.
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Gullstrand Gull·strand (gŭl'strānd'), Allvar. 1862-1930.

Swedish ophthalmologist. He won a 1911 Nobel Prize for his study of the dioptrics of the human eye.

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