Definition of McClintock, Barbara in English:

McClintock, Barbara

Syllabification: Mc·Clin·tock, Barbara
Pronunciation: /məˈklinˌtäk
 
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( 1902–92), US geneticist. Watson and Crick’s model of DNA supported her earlier (1951) findings of transposable genetic elements. Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine (1983).

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Pronunciation: ˈapəzɪt
adjective
apt in the circumstances or relation to something