Cushing

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biographical name Cush·ing \ˈku̇-shiŋ\

Definition of Cushing

  1. Harvey 1869–1939 American surgeon


Cushing

biographical name Cush·ing

Definition of Cushing

  1. Richard James 1895–1970 American cardinal


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