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McClintock, Barbara

Pronunciation: /məˈklinˌtäk/
(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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Syllabification: Mc·Clin·tock, Barbara

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