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Dr. William MacKenzie

Dr William Mackenzie was consultant geriatrician with the Western Isles Health Board, 1976-88. Although he completed his medical training in London, he also studied Gaelic for many years, and combined his interests by compiling a comprehensive Gaelic dictionary of medical terms. The transcript of this dictionary consists of 162 loose-leaf pages of computer printout. 

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