Mayo William Worrall
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Ma·yo(mā′ō), William Worrall 1819-1911.
British-born American surgeon who with his sons William James Mayo (1861-1939) and Charles Horace Mayo (1865-1939) founded the Mayo Clinic, a renowned private medical center based in Rochester, Minnesota.
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