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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.
Caption: ABOVE LEFT: Callanish, Isle of Lewis, Scotland 1985.
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.