Definition of Eccles, Sir John Carew in English:

Eccles, Sir John Carew

proper noun

  • (1903–97), Australian physiologist, who demonstrated the way in which nerve impulses are conducted by means of chemical neurotransmitters. Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine (1963).

Pronunciation

Eccles, Sir John Carew

/ˈɛk(ə)lz/