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Sabin, Albert Bruce

Syllabification: Sa·bin, Albert Bruce
Pronunciation: /ˈsābin
 
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Definition of Sabin, Albert Bruce in English:

( 1906–93), US physician; born in Russia. He developed the orally administered Sabin vaccine against poliomyelitis that was adopted by the World Health Organization in the late 1950s.

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