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Haworth

(ˈhaʊəθ)
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(Placename) a village in N England, in Bradford unitary authority, West Yorkshire: home of Charlotte, Emily, and Anne Brontë. Pop: 6078 (2001)

Haworth

(ˈhaʊəθ)
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(Biography) Sir Walter Norman. 1883–1950, British biochemist, who shared the Nobel prize for chemistry (1937) for being the first to synthesize ascorbic acid (vitamin C)

Ha•worth

(ˈhɑ wərθ, ˈhɔ-)

n.
Sir Walter Norman, 1883–1950, English chemist.
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