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(hen'dĕr-sŏn),
Lawrence J., U.S. biochemist, 1878-1942. See: Henderson-Hasselbalch equation.
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Not once did Henderson raise his voice sharply to Michael, and not once did Michael snarl a warning at him.
Yet Jacob Henderson was fair and square, business-like and methodical.
Henderson went into the railway station at once, in order to telegraph the news to London.
He began to admire the fat unclean-looking man and, in the afternoon when Will Henderson had gone, looked forward with keen interest to the doctor's coming.
"It will give the strike a black eye, especially if Henderson croaks," he worried, when he came home.
Twice that evening Billy left the house to find out if Henderson was dead yet.
"An' he is der boy to do it, eh, Louis?" said Olaf Henderson.
"Dot iss goot," Olaf Henderson muttered, regarding the gambler with profound admiration.
Then I saw Henderson leaping like a madman for the main rigging, up which he shot, on the inside, till he was many feet higher than my head.
As I sat in my bunk examining it (the six hunters were all in the steerage, smoking and talking in loud voices), Henderson took a passing glance at it.
"Henderson, you, perhaps, have the most difficult task, for you have the servants to control.
"I think, sir," Henderson said respectfully, "that I can answer for the servants.