Definition of Kendall, Edward Calvin in English:

Kendall, Edward Calvin

proper noun

  • (1886–1972), US biochemist. He isolated crystalline thyroxine from the thyroid gland, and he also discovered cortisone. Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine (1950), shared with Philip S. Hench(1896–1965) and Tadeus Reichstein(1897–1996)

Pronunciation:

Kendall, Edward Calvin

/ˈkendl/