[klee-guh l] /ˈkli gəl/
an official of the .
title of an officer in the KKK, 1924, from Klan + eagle.
[kley-ber] /kleɪˈbɛr/ noun 1. Jean Baptiste [zhahn ba-teest] /ʒɑ̃ baˈtist/ (Show IPA), 1753–1800, French general. /French klebɛr/ noun 1. Jean Baptiste (ʒɑ̃ batist). 1753–1800, French general, who succeeded Napoleon as commander in Egypt (1799); assassinated
[klebz; German kleyps] /klɛbz; German kleɪps/ noun 1. Edwin [ed-win;; German et-veen] /ˈɛd wɪn;; German ˈɛt vin/ (Show IPA), 1834–1913, German pathologist and bacteriologist. Klebs (klāps), Edwin. 1894-1913. German pathologist who described (1883) the causative bacillus of diphtheria, later isolated by Friedrich Löffler. Klebs (klāps) German bacteriologist who described the diphtheria bacillus in 1883 although […]
[kleb-zee-el-uh, klep-see-] /ˌklɛb ziˈɛl ə, ˌklɛp si-/ noun, Bacteriology. 1. any of several rod-shaped, aerobic bacteria of the genus Klebsiella, certain species of which, as K. pneumoniae, are found in the respiratory, intestinal, and genitourinary tracts of humans and animals and are sometimes pathogenic. /ˌklɛbzɪˈɛlə/ noun 1. a Gram-negative bacteria found in the respiratory, intestinal, […]
- Klebsiella pneumoniae
Klebsiella pneumoniae Klebsiella pneu·mo·ni·ae (nu-mō’nē-ē’, nyu-) n. Friedlander’s bacillus.