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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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The Stornoway Water Biscuit with Hebridean Seaweed is made at Stag's bakery on the Isle of Lewis in the Outer Hebrides and was only launched in July after the Bakery set out to create a range with provenance and, because of their location, it naturally had to incorporate a taste of the sea.
COMMUNITY CHALLENGE: A road through the landscape on the remote Isle of Lewis where crofters may try to buy land
In effect, both the Scots (coming from 19 different parishes on the Isle of Lewis which was said to be "a full century behind other parts of Scotland") and the French (from 13 parishes in and around the seigneury of Lauzon) had been obliged to leave their native communities once wheat and potato crops had started to fail.
Mg albas main offices are in stornoway, isle of lewis and it is here that site work for the audit will take place.
A RUCKSACK belonging to a missing German backpacker has been found on a clifftop on the Isle of Lewis.
The drilling rig Transocean Winner was blown ashore in severe weather conditions on the western side of the Isle of Lewis early on Monday after the semi-submersible rig detached from its tug during towing and severe weather prevented the line being reconnected.
Liam Aitchison, aged 16, was found dead in a derelict building in the Steinish area of Stornoway, on the Isle of Lewis, on Tuesday November 29, a week after he went missing.
A MEMORIAL service for a teenager murdered on the Isle of Lewis will be held this week.
Bachelor Donald Martin was found by a neighbour in snow outside his home in Stornoway, on the Isle of Lewis on Saturday.
Mr Fraser was airlifted by a coastgurad rescue helicopter to hospital in Stornoway on the neighbouring Isle of Lewis on Friday after the alarm was raised at around 12.30pm, where he was pronounced dead.
The billionaire plans to visit Stornoway on the Isle of Lewis on Monday before flying to Aberdeen to give evidence in support of his proposed golf resort at a public hearing.