Hench
biographical name Philip Showalter 1896-1965 American physician

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  • Hench — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Johannes A. Hench (* 1983), deutscher Maler und Grafikdesigner John Hench (1908 2004), US amerikanischer Illustrator Philip Showalter Hench (1896−1965), US amerikanischer Arzt Diese …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Hench — /hench/, n. Philip Showalter /shoh awl teuhr/, 1896 1965, U.S. physician: Nobel prize for medicine 1950. * * * hench Sc. form of haunch n.1 and v.3 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hench — /hench/, n. Philip Showalter /shoh awl teuhr/, 1896 1965, U.S. physician: Nobel prize for medicine 1950. * * * …   Universalium

  • Hench — Philip Showalter …   Scientists

  • Hench — Hench, Philip Showalter …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Hench —   [hentʃ], Philip Shoewalter, amerikanischer Endokrinologe, * Pittsburgh (Pennsylvania) 28. 2. 1896, ✝ Ocho Rios (Jamaika) 30. 3. 1965; ab 1947 Professor an der Universität von Minnesota, daneben Arzt an der Mayo Klinik in Rochester (Minnesota);… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Hench — (izg. hȅnč), Philip Showalter (1896 1965) DEFINICIJA američki liječnik, Nobelova nagrada za medicinu 1950 (s E. C. Kendallom i T. Reichsteinom) …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • hench — hench·man; …   English syllables

  • hench — 1. verb To be a henchman or henchwoman, usually for a supervillain. 2. adjective Big, strong, and muscular. Hes well hench. Syn: buff …   Wiktionary

  • hench — adj British muscular, well built. A term from Carib bean speech, also heard in the UK since 2000, especially among younger speak ers. It may derive from henchman (itself from the Old English hengestman, a groom, where hengest meant stallion ) …   Contemporary slang

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