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Le·wis

(lū'wis),
Gilbert N., U.S. chemist, 1875-1946.
See also: Lewis acid, Lewis base, second law of thermodynamics.

Le·wis

(lū'wis),
W. L., U.S. chemist, 1878-1943. See: lewisite.

Le·wis

(lū'wis),
Ivor, Welsh surgeon who in 1946 reported to the Royal College of Surgeons a two-stage esophagectomy by laparotomy and right thoracotomy, performed today as one procedure. See: Ivor Lewis esophagectomy.
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Almost since the day in 1979 when he arrived at the University of Houston, the 6'2", 180-pound Carl Lewis has been compared to Owens.
Hershey's Track & Field Games to Launch Instructional Program for Youth Fitness Featuring Carl Lewis
Carl Lewis, gold medallist in the men''s 100m in LA
WHO: David Archuleta, 19/Jive Recording Artist; Carl Lewis, 9-time Olympic Gold Medalist; Bobby Julich, Tour de France cyclist; Christian Vande Velde, Tour de France cyclist; Mayor Adrian Fenty; Ted Leonsis, Owner, Washington Capitals & Washington Wizards and Chair, EKS Challenge; Ken Holden, Best Buddies Participant and Special Olympics Athlete and Chair, EKS Challenge; Chris Brown, Singer; Anthony Shriver, Founder and Chairman, Best Buddies International; Timothy P.
Bolt claimed winning both golds would be an even bigger achievement than when Carl Lewis did the classic sprint double in Los Angeles in 1984 to become an Olympic great.
PURE GOLD: Carl Lewis with his ninth Olympic gold medal after winning the long jump during the 1996 games in Atlanta; FLASHBACK: Johnson, Lewis and Christie take the medals in 1988
Maurice Doyle scored from the spot five minutes from half-time and Carl Lewis netted the matchsaver 17 minutes from time.
Track legend Carl Lewis is to quit big-time athletics - by running in an exhibition relay race.
After viewing all the fabulous foot races in Atlanta the fourth week of July, we were willing to forgive and forget most of the atrocities committed in the name of merchandising, spectacle, exploitation, and Carl Lewis.
Sports greats he has photographed include Jim Brown, Pete Rose, Arnold Palmer, Carl Lewis, Sandy Koufax and Secretariat.
Washington, July 28( ANI ): American track legend Carl Lewis has lambasted US presidential candidate Mitt Romney for questioning London's preparedness for the Olympic Games.
30 seconds to become the first man since Carl Lewis in 1984 to do the sprint double, with world records in both.