Definition of John Macleod

1. Noun. Scottish physiologist who directed the research by F. G. Banting and C. H. Best that led to the discovery of insulin (1876-1935).

Exact synonyms: John James Rickard Macleod, Macleod
Generic synonyms: Physiologist



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Literary usage of John Macleod

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1. Sketches of the Character, Manners, and Present State of the Highlanders of by David Stewart (1825)
"John Macleod. John Macleod. Donald Macleod, John Macdonald, Esq. Hugh Mackay, Esq. William Ross, Esq. Colin Mackenzie, Esq. Lieutenants. Kenneth Mathison. ..."

2. A History of the Highlands and of the Highland Clans by James Browne (1849)
"... чч<1 of their I George Monro Ч Alexander Gun 3 Patrick Grant 4 George Mackay 5 Peter Sutherland ß John Macleod 7 Normand Macleod) of ..."

3. The Lyon in Mourning: Or, A Collection of Speeches, Letters, Journals, Etc by Robert Forbes (1895)
"I had a visit of John MacLeod of Rona (ie young Rasay), who told me that in the paper he had sent me up there was a mistake as to the number of families ..."

4. Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland by Society of Antiquaries of Scotland (1878)
"But the wicked Allan Morrison feigned this story, for the demon had said that either Allan and his father would be killed by the hands of a John Macleod. ..."

5. Cases Decided in the Court of Session by Scotland Court of Session, Patrick Shaw, Scotland, Court of Session (1837)
"The Macleod. action also concluded for decree ordaining John Macleod to make up titles ... But some time elapsed before John Macleod made up his titles and ..."

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