Andrew Victor, born 1926, U.S. physiologist, born in Poland: Nobel prize 1977.
Schally Schal·ly (shāl’ē), Andrew Victor. Born 1926.
Polish-born American physiologist. He shared a 1977 Nobel Prize for discovering and synthesizing the hormones that control anterior pituitary hormone secretion.
Aleksandr Vasilevich [uh-lyi-ksahn-dr vuh-syee-lyi-vyich] /ʌ lyɪˈksɑn dr vʌˈsyi lyɪ vyɪtʃ/ (Show IPA), (Count Suvorov Rumnikski, Prince Itliski) 1729–1800, Russian field marshal. Historical Examples In those days, in 1801, Suvorov was our great national hero. Knock, Knock, Knock and Other Stories Ivan Turgenev Suvorov, immediately on arrival, late in the afternoon, made preparations for attacking the […]
of all; at all. a female given name. Contemporary Examples Her kid sister ava (Mia Wasikowska) is also hanging out in Detroit and convinces the oldsters to go out for a night of clubbing. Polanski and Jarmusch at Cannes Richard Porton May 25, 2013 That said, nothing can diminish ava’s epic search for her sister. […]
avaci Academy of Veterinary Allergy and Clinical Immunology
a waxbill, Estrilda amandava, native to Asia, having in the male scarlet plumage with white dots on the sides and breast: raised as a cage bird. Historical Examples Perhaps the most attractive of small foreign birds is the avadavat, a tiny, perky little soldier. What Shall We Do Now?: Five Hundred Games and Pastimes Dorothy […]