Definition of Chain, Sir Ernst Boris in English:

Chain, Sir Ernst Boris

Syllabification: Chain, Sir Ernst Boris
Pronunciation: /CHān
 
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  • (1906–79), British biochemist; born in Germany. With Howard Florey, he isolated and purified penicillin. Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine (1945), shared with Florey and Alexander Fleming.

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Pronunciation: ˌkələrəˈto͝orə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody