Tadeus [tah-dey-oo s] /tɑˈdeɪ ʊs/ (Show IPA), 1897–1996, Swiss chemist, born in Poland: Nobel Prize in medicine 1950.
Reichstein Reich·stein (rīk’stīn’, rīKH’shtīn’), Tadeus. Born 1897.
Polish-born Swiss chemist. He shared a 1950 Nobel Prize for discoveries concerning the hormones of the adrenal cortex.
[rahyks-tah-ler; German rahykhs-tah-luh r] /ˈraɪksˌtɑ lər; German ˈraɪxsˌtɑ lər/ noun, plural reichsthaler, reichsthalers. 1. a silver thaler of Germany, originally issued in 1566; rix-dollar.
noun 1. the 100,000-man army Germany was permitted to maintain under the Versailles Treaty after World War I: the limit was secretly exceeded.
noun 1. Sir George Huston, 1845–1918, Australian statesman, born in Scotland: prime minister 1904–05. 2. Thomas, 1710–96, Scottish philosopher. 3. Whitelaw [hwahyt-law,, wahyt-] /ˈʰwaɪtˌlɔ,, ˌwaɪt-/ (Show IPA), 1837–1912, U.S. diplomat and journalist. 4. a male given name, form of Read. noun 1. Sir George Houston. 1845–1918, Australian statesman, born in Scotland: premier of New South […]
[ahy-den-tuh-fi-key-shuh n, ih-den-] /aɪˌdɛn tə fɪˈkeɪ ʃən, ɪˌdɛn-/ noun 1. an act or instance of identifying; the state of being identified. 2. something that identifies a person, animal, or thing: He carries identification with him at all times. 3. Sociology. acceptance as one’s own of the values and interests of a social group. 4. Psychology. […]