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Snell

[snel] /snɛl/
noun
1.
Peter (George) born 1938, New Zealand distance runner.
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snell

/snɛl/
adjective
1.
(Scot) biting; bitter; sharp
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Old English snel quick, active

Snell

/snɛl/
noun
1.
Sir Peter (George). born 1938, New Zealand athlete; winner of three Olympic gold medals: for the 800 metres in 1960, and again in 1964, when he also won gold for the 1500 metres
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p.g. snell in Medicine

Snell (sněl), George. Born 1903.

American geneticist. He shared a 1980 Nobel Prize for discoveries concerning cell structure that enhanced understanding of the immunological system, resulting in higher success rates in organ transplantation.

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