Definition of Funk, Casimir in English:

Funk, Casimir

Line breaks: Casi|mir Funk
Pronunciation: /fʌŋk
( 1884–1967), Polish-born American biochemist. He showed that a number of diseases, including scurvy, rickets, beriberi, and pellagra, were each caused by the deficiency of a particular dietary component, and coined the term vitamins for the chemicals concerned.

Definition of Funk, Casimir in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day rebuff
Pronunciation: rəˈbəf
reject (someone or something) in an abrupt manner…