a szent gyorgyi

Szent-Györgyi

[sent-jur-jee; Hungarian sent-dyœr-dyi]
noun
Albert [al-bert; Hungarian ol-bert] , 1893–1986, U.S. biochemist, born in Hungary: Nobel Prize in medicine 1937.
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Szent-Györgyi (sɛntˈdʒɜːdʒɪ)
 
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Albert (von Nagyrapolt). 1893--1986, US biochemist, born in Hungary, who isolated ascorbic acid and identified it as vitamin C. Nobel prize for physiology or medicine 1937

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Szent-Györgyi Szent-Györ·gyi (sānt-jôr'jē, sěnt-dyɶr'dyĭ), Albert. 1893-1986.

Hungarian-born American biochemist who was the first to isolate vitamin C. He won a 1937 Nobel Prize for discoveries relating to biological combustion.

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