Definition of 'hodgkin'
- English physician who first described Hodgkin's disease (1798-1866)
Synonyms: Thomas Hodgkin
- English chemist (born in Egypt) who used crystallography to study the structure of organic compounds (1910-1994)
Synonyms: Dorothy Hodgkin Dorothy Mary Crowfoot Hodgkin
- English physiologist who, with Andrew Huxley, discovered the role of potassium and sodium atoms in the transmission of the nerve impulse (born in 1914)
Synonyms: Alan Hodgkin Sir Alan Lloyd Hodgkin