Definition of Carrel, Alexis in English:

Carrel, Alexis

proper noun

  • (1873–1944), French surgeon and biologist. He developed improved techniques for suturing arteries and veins, and carried out some of the first organ transplants. Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine (1912).

Pronunciation

Carrel, Alexis

/ˈkarəl//kaʀɛl//kəˈrɛl/