Definition of Dorothy Hodgkin
1. Noun. English chemist (born in Egypt) who used crystallography to study the structure of organic compounds (1910-1994).
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1. Methods and Styles in the Development of Chemistry by Joseph Stewart Fruton (2002)
"... structure (as against the thiazolidine-oxazolone structure) of penicillin, which was established by the X-ray crystallographic work of Dorothy Hodgkin. ..."
2. OECD Science, Technology and Industry Outlook 2004 by OECD Staff (2004)
"New scholarships (Dorothy Hodgkin Postgraduate Awards) will be granted to over 100 PhD students from India, China, Hong Kong (China), Russia and other ..."