Definition of Waksman, Selman Abraham in English:

Waksman, Selman Abraham

Line breaks: Sel¦man Abra|ham Waks|man
Pronunciation: /ˈwaksmən
 
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( 1888–1973), Russian-born American microbiologist. He discovered the antibiotic streptomycin, used especially against tuberculosis. Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine (1952).

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retention of juvenile features in the adult animal