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Hench

[hench] /hɛntʃ/
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Philip Showalter
[shoh-awl-ter] /ˈʃoʊ ɔl tər/ (Show IPA),
1896–1965, U.S. physician: Nobel Prize in Medicine 1950.
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Hench (hěnch), Philip Showalter. 1896-1965.

American physician. He shared a 1950 Nobel Prize for discoveries concerning adrenocortical hormones.

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