WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2019
Bor•laug  (bôrlôg, -log),USA pronunciation n. 
  • BiographicalNorman Ernest, born 1914, U.S. agronomist: Nobel peace prize 1970.


  • Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

    Borlaug /ˈbɔːlɔːɡ/ n
    1. Norman (Ernest). 1914–2009, US agronomist, who bred new strains of high-yielding cereal crops for use in developing countries. Nobel peace prize 1970



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