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 (ko͝osh′ĭng), Harvey Williams 1869-1939.
American neurosurgeon noted for his study of the pituitary gland and for the development of novel surgical procedures.

Cushing

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n
(Biography) Harvey Williams. 1869–1939, US neurosurgeon: identified a pituitary tumour as a cause of the disease named after him

Cush•ing

(ˈkʊʃ ɪŋ)

n.
1. Caleb, 1800–79, U.S. statesman and diplomat.
2. Harvey (Williams), 1869–1939, U.S. surgeon.
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The AP Scholars are Nicholas Alberts, Maxwell Berry, Daniel Bolton, Benjamin Ciummo, Kaitlyn Clark, Grace Connor, Adrienne Cummings, Nickolas Cushing, Peter Gjeltema, Anvesh Gurijala, Christopher Haid, Thompson Hangen, Robert Howe, Michaela Jacobs, Chelcie Martin, Jennifer Pisano, Lindsey Rundlett, Luke Scanlan, Lauren Steigerwalt, Caleb Wisch, Conor Wyand, and Christopher Wysocki.
Harper Producer: John Temple-Smith Cinematography: Arthur Grant Production Design: Bernard Robinson Editors: Eric Boyd-Perkins, James Needs Original Music: Don Banks Wardrobe: Molly Arbuthnot Cast: Peter Cushing, Yvonne Romain, Patrick Allen CAST & FILMMAKERS ("The Evil of Frankenstein") Director: Freddie Francis Screenwriter: John Elder Producer: Anthony Hinds Cinematography: John Wilcox Editor: James Needs Original Music: Don Banks Wardrobe: Rosemary Burrows Cast: Peter Cushing, Peter Woodthorpe, Duncan Lamont TECHNICAL INFORMATION DVD Street Date: 9/6/2005 Pre-Order Date: 8/2/2005 Copyright: 2005 Universal Studios.
He went on to become one of the stars of the thriving British film industry of the '50s and '60s, appearing alongside David Niven, Peter Cushing, Peter Sellers and Ursula Andress.