HyperDic: evans

English > 2 senses of the word Evans:
NOUNperson Evans, Herbert McLean EvansUnited States anatomist who identified four pituitary hormones and discovered vitamin E (1882-1971)
person Evans, Arthur Evans, Sir Arthur John EvansBritish archaeologist who excavated the palace of Knossos in Crete to find what he called Minoan civilization (1851-1941)
Evans > pronunciation
Soundseh'vahnz
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English > Evans: 2 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningUnited States anatomist who identified four pituitary hormones and discovered vitamin E (1882-1971).
SynonymHerbert McLean Evans
Instance ofanatomistAn expert in anatomy
SpanishEvans
CatalanEvans
English > Evans: 2 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningBritish archaeologist who excavated the palace of Knossos in Crete to find what he called Minoan civilization (1851-1941).
SynonymsArthur Evans, Sir Arthur John Evans
Instance ofarcheologist, archaeologistAn anthropologist who studies prehistoric people and their culture
SpanishArthur Evans, Evans
CatalanArthur Evans, Evans

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