Meyerhof

Meyerhof

[mahy-er-hof; German mahy-uhr-hohf]
noun
Otto [ot-oh; German awt-oh] , 1884–1951, German physiologist: Nobel Prize in medicine 1922.
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Meyerhof (German ˈmaiərhoːf)
 
n
Otto (Fritz) (ˈɔto). 1884--1951, German physiologist, noted for his work on the metabolism of muscles. He shared the Nobel prize for physiology or medicine 1922

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Meyerhof Mey·er·hof (mī'ər-hôf'), Otto. 1884-1951.

German-born American physiologist. He shared a 1922 Nobel Prize for his discovery of the relationship between consumption of oxygen and production of lactic acid in muscles.

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