Sir James Young Simpson

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Sir James Young Simpson Scottish obstetrician and surgeon who pioneered in the use of ether and discovered the anesthetic effects of chloroform (1811-1870)
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Usage

In literature:

SIMPSON, SIR JAMES YOUNG, physician, born, the son of a baker, at Bathgate, Linlithgowshire; graduated M.D.
"The Nuttall Encyclopaedia" by Edited by Rev. James Wood
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