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Eccles

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(Placename) a town in NW England, in Salford unitary authority, Greater Manchester. Pop: 36 610 (2001)

Eccles

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(Biography) Sir John Carew. 1903–97, Australian physiologist: shared the Nobel prize for physiology (1963) with A. L. Hodgkin and A. F. Huxley for their work on conduction of nervous impulses

Eccles

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Sir John Carew, 1903–97, Australian physiologist: Nobel prize for medicine 1963.
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Noun1.Eccles - Australian physiologist noted for his research on the conduction of impulses by nerve cells (1903-1997)