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Meaning of Huxley

Hux•ley

Pronunciation: (huks'lē), [key]
— n.
  1. 1894–1963, English novelist, essayist, and critic.
  2. born 1918, English physiologist: Nobel prize for medicine 1963 (half brother of Aldous and Sir Julian Sorell).
  3. 1887–1975, English biologist and writer (brother of Aldous).
  4. 1825–95, English biologist and writer (grandfather of Aldous and Sir Julian Sorell Huxley).
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