Coxiella Cox·i·el·la (kŏk’sē-ěl’ə)
A genus of filterable parasitic bacteria containing small rod-shaped or coccoid, gram-negative cells; it includes the species that causes Q fever in humans.
[kok-see] /ˈkɒk si/ noun 1. Jacob Sechler [sech-ler] /ˈsɛtʃ lər/ (Show IPA), 1854–1951, U.S. political reformer: led a group of unemployed marchers (Coxey’s army) in 1894 from Ohio to Washington, D.C., to petition Congress for legislation to create jobs and relieve poverty.
[koks] /kɒks/ Informal. noun 1. . verb (used with object) 2. to act as to (a boat). /kɒks/ noun 1. a coxswain, esp of a racing eight or four verb 2. to act as coxswain of (a boat) /kɒks/ noun 1. David. 1783–1859, English landscape painter surname, from early 16c., earlier Cocks (c.1300), in many […]
coxitis cox·i·tis (kŏk-sī’tĭs) n. Inflammation of the hip joint.
coxodynia cox·o·dyn·i·a (kŏk’sə-dĭn’ē-ə) n. Pain in the hip joint.