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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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Sold by the British Museum Company, these miniature bishops--made of ground stone and resin mix-are replicas of the "outstanding chessmen of the world" pieces found on the Isle of Lewis, Scotland, in 1831.
Electrician Donald Martin, 35, froze to death after locking himself out of home after a Christmas party on the island of Lewis, Scotland. A 21-year-old who died after slipping on ice in Kendal, Cumbria, was last night named as Brian Metcalfe.