Definition of Windaus, Adolf in English:

Windaus, Adolf

proper noun

  • (1876–1959), German organic chemist. He did pioneering work on the chemistry and structure of steroids and their derivatives, notably cholesterol. He also investigated the D vitamins and vitamin B₁ and discovered histamine. Nobel Prize for Chemistry (1928)

Pronunciation:

Windaus, Adolf

/ˈvinˌdous/