[ken-dl] /ˈkɛn dl/
a coarse woolen cloth, green in color.
a shade of green produced by a dye extracted from the woadwaxen plant.
a green woollen cloth, formerly worn by foresters
the colour of this cloth, produced by a dye obtained from the woad plant See also dyer’s-greenweed
[ken-dl] /ˈkɛn dl/ noun 1. Edward Calvin, 1886–1972, U.S. biochemist: Nobel Prize in Medicine 1950. 2. a male given name. /ˈkɛndəl/ noun 1. Edward Calvin. 1886–1972, US biochemist, who isolated the hormone thyroxine (1916). He shared the Nobel prize for physiology or medicine (1950) with Phillip Hench and Tadeus Reichstein for their work on hormones […]
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/kəˈnælɪ/ noun 1. Thomas (Michael). born 1935, Australian writer. His novels include the Booker prizewinner Schindler’s Ark (1982); other works are The Playmaker (1987), The Great Shame (1998), and The Woman and Her Hero (2007)
[ken-droo] /ˈkɛn dru/ noun 1. John C(owdery) [koh-dree] /ˈkoʊ dri/ (Show IPA), 1917–97, English scientist: Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1962. /ˈkɛndruː/ noun 1. Sir John Cowdery. 1917–97, British biochemist. Using X-ray diffraction he discovered the structure of myoglobin, for which he shared a Nobel Prize (1962) with Max Perutz Kendrew Ken·drew (kěn’drōō’), John Cowdery. Born […]