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Noun: Simpson
  1. Scottish obstetrician and surgeon who pioneered in the use of ether and discovered the anaesthetic effects of chloroform (1811-1870)
    - Sir James Young Simpson
  2. United States divorcee whose marriage to Edward VIII created a constitutional crisis leading to his abdication
    - Mrs. Simpson, Wallis Warfield Simpson, Wallis Warfield Windsor, Duchess of Windsor

Type of: divorcee, divorcée, doc, doctor, Dr., grass widow, MD, medico, physician

Encyclopedia: Simpson, North Carolina