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Meaning of "Loewi" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF LOEWI

Loewi  [ˈləʊɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF LOEWI

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Loewi is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES LOEWI MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of Loewi in the English dictionary

The definition of Loewi in the dictionary is Otto. 1873–1961, US pharmacologist, born in Germany. He shared a Nobel prize for physiology or medicine with Dale for their work on the chemical transmission of nerve impulses.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH LOEWI


billowy
ˈbɪləʊɪ
blowie
ˈbləʊɪ
blowy
ˈbləʊɪ
Chloe
ˈkləʊɪ
doughy
ˈdəʊɪ
duroy
ˈdʊərəʊɪ
joey
ˈdʒəʊɪ
kalanchoe
ˌkælənˈkəʊɪ
marshmallowy
ˌmɑːʃˈmæləʊɪ
pillowy
ˈpɪləʊɪ
sallowy
ˈsæləʊɪ
shadowy
ˈʃædəʊɪ
showy
ˈʃəʊɪ
snowy
ˈsnəʊɪ
tallowy
ˈtæləʊɪ
toey
ˈtəʊɪ
towie
ˈtəʊɪ
towy
ˈtəʊɪ
willowy
ˈwɪləʊɪ
yellowy
ˈjeləʊɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE LOEWI

Lodi
lodicula
lodicule
Loeb
loerie
loess
loessal
loessial
Loewe

WORDS THAT END LIKE LOEWI

iwi
kiwi
Lake Malawi
Malawi
tauiwi
Twi

Synonyms and antonyms of Loewi in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Loewi» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF LOEWI

Find out the translation of Loewi to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Loewi from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Loewi» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

洛伊
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Loewi
570 millions of speakers

English

Loewi
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Loewi
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ليفي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Loewi
278 millions of speakers

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Loewi
270 millions of speakers

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Loewi
260 millions of speakers

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Loewi
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Loewi
190 millions of speakers

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Loewi
180 millions of speakers

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Loewi
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

Loewi
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Loewi
85 millions of speakers
vi

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Loewi
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

லோயவி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

लोई
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Loewi
70 millions of speakers

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Loewi
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Loewi
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Loewi
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Loewi
30 millions of speakers
el

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Loewi
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Loewi
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Loewi
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Loewi
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Loewi

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «LOEWI»

The term «Loewi» is normally little used and occupies the 118.027 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «LOEWI» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Loewi

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «LOEWI»

Discover the use of Loewi in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Loewi and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Minds behind the Brain : A History of the Pioneers and Their ...
Honors and Terror In 1936 Henry Dale and Otto Loewi, two old friends with common interests, shared the Nobel Prize "for their discoveries relating to chemical transmission of nerve impulses." Loewi, still a lover of the arts, wrote that he was ...
Department of Psychology Washington University Stanley Finger Professor, 2000
2
Fundamentals of Human Neuropsychology
5 In 1921, Otto Loewi conducted a now well known experiment on the control of heart rate. The design came to him in a dream. Loewi enjoyed storytelling, and he recounted that, after having fallen asleep while reading a short novel, he awoke ...
Bryan Kolb, Ian Q. Whishaw, 2009
3
The War of the Soups and the Sparks: The Discovery of ...
Loewi's colleague, a biochemist named Kutscher, had demonstrated that a pancreas couldbe digested untilno protein was left. Loewi's speculation that animals mightbe ableto make their required proteins from the degraded byproducts was ...
Elliot S. Valenstein, 2013
4
Cholinergic Mechanisms: From Molecular Biology to Clinical ...
Many of Loewi's biographers stressed Loewi's modesty, democratic behavior, ready accessibility and good humor (Held, 1948; Koelle, 1986); on the basis of our superficial and brief acquaintance I could confirm these observations. But, this ...
Jochen Klein, Konrad Löffelholz, 1996
5
Clinical Neuroscience
This chemical hypothesis was pretty much ignored until Otto Loewi entered the scene. Otto Loewi: Dreaming of chemical communication. For his doctoral thesis, Loewi (1873-1963) conducted research in pharmacology, a discipline that ...
Kelly Lambert, Craig H. Kinsley, 2005
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Biological Psychology
Loewi reasoned that stimulation of the vagus nerve of the donor heart had produced a chemical that acted on the heart to slow its beating, and this chemical was released into the Ringer's solution; when the chemical reached the recipient  ...
Stephen B. Klein, B. Michael Thorne, 2006
7
Holstein-Friesian Herd-book, Containing a Record of All ...
4, 1921; b°J. A. Byard, Hugo V. Loewi, Robt. Oppenhoim & W. H. Fay; Sir Frederick Great Peter Segis 311537 — Äaggie Ormsbv Mechthilde 2d 330711. 663829. Uno Segis Pietje Lad, Jan. 19, 1921; b°J. A. Byard, Hugo V. Loewi, Robt.
Holstein-Friesian Association of America, Frederick Lowell Houghton, 1922
8
Catalog of Copyright Entries: Works of art. Part 4
Premier tailoring service of America ; by Mortimer Loewi. [Inscription above ... Price list special styles, silks, satins ; by Mortimer Loewi. [Printed matter ... 1916; G 53037. Six patented better ways of Royal tailor service, 1 ; by Mortimer Loewi.
‎1916
9
Catalog of Copyright Entries
Premier tailoring service of America; by Mortimer Loewi. [Inscription above figure ... Price list special styles. silks. satlns; by Mortimer Loewi. [Printed matter below ... 1, 1916; G 53036. Real custom tailor service for your store; by Mortimer Loewi.
Library of Congress. Copyright Office, 1916
10
Catalog of Copyright Entries. Part 4. Works of Art, Etc. New ...
[429-438 Christmas scone : by Mortimer Loewi. Man pointing at Christmas tree and talking to little girl while small boy is playing with toy engine on floor. Fireside scene; by Mortimer Loewi. Girl seated in chair and young man sitting on chair ...
Library of Congress. Copyright Office, 1918

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «LOEWI»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Loewi is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Best and Worst of Neuroscience and Neurology – June 2015
The role of acetylcholine in nervous system was later confirmed by Otto Loewi, and both scientists shared the Nobel Prize for Medicine in 1936. «Brain Blogger, Jul 15»
2
Tracey Crouch, Boris Johnson and Jonathan Bell, to speak at 2015 …
... D&D London MD and The Restaurant Association Chairman David Loewi and Nestlé Professional UK and Ireland MD George Vezza. «ITCM, Jun 15»
3
What do tourism leaders Tracey Crouch, Boris Johnson and …
... D&D London MD and The Restaurant Association Chairman David Loewi and Nestlé Professional UK and Ireland MD George Vezza. «eTurboNews, Jun 15»
4
4 More Scientific Discoveries Made in Dreams
Dr. Otto Loewi, hailed as the “father of neuroscience,” had a theory that there might be a chemical transmission of the nervous impulse. But he ... «The Epoch Times, Jun 15»
5
North Central Group Breaks Ground On First Home2 Suites by Hilton …
Advisory Board · Albert Wilkening · Darryl Lapointe · Jay Loewi · Raymond Schultz · Photo Gallery · Latest News · Services · Hotel Management ... «PR Web, Jun 15»
6
Harvard Class Day Speaker: We All Need To Come Out
Ethan Loewi, another 2015 Class Day speaker, added a similar sentiment in his remarks, telling his fellow graduates it's a good thing if they ... «Huffington Post, May 15»
7
Naperville's e-cigarette rules didn't go far enough
On the night before Easter, in 1921, Otto Loewi dreamed of an experiment that could determine whether nerve cells communicated with other ... «Chicago Tribune, May 15»
8
Jewish sister suffragettes on display in new UK exhibition
“She was a matriarch,” says Angela Loewi, Netta's granddaughter, with “an unwavering, domineering self-belief. She was a very difficult lady ... «The Times of Israel, May 15»
9
Senior Class Committee Names 2015 Class Day Speakers
Ivy Orators Sam B. Clark '15, far left, and Taylor K. Phillips '15, center right, and Harvard Orators Ethan G. Loewi '15, far right, and Reina A. «Harvard Crimson, Apr 15»
10
Hollett, Reed Marshall
... Hollett; grandmothers, Alice Hollett of Redding, Conn., and Helen Loewi of Milwaukee; and a wonderful tribe of an uncle, aunts and cousins. «Madison.com, Feb 15»

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