[kleb-zee-el-uh, klep-see-] /ˌklɛb ziˈɛl ə, ˌklɛp si-/
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.
a Gram-negative bacteria found in the respiratory, intestinal, and urinogenital tracts of humans and animals, which can cause pneumonia and urinary infections
Klebsiella Kleb·si·el·la (klěb’zē-ěl’ə)
A genus of bacteria of the family Enterobacteriaceae containing nonmotile, gram-negative, frequently encapsulated rods that are arranged singly, in pairs, or in short chains and includes some human pathogens.
- Klebsiella pneumoniae
Klebsiella pneumoniae Klebsiella pneu·mo·ni·ae (nu-mō’nē-ē’, nyu-) n. Friedlander’s bacillus.
- Klebs-loffler bacillus
[klebz-lef-ler; German kleyps-lœf-luh r] /ˈklɛbzˈlɛf lər; German ˈkleɪpsˈlœf lər/ noun 1. a bacterium, Corynebacterium diphtheriae, which causes diphtheria. /ˈklɛbzˈlʌflə; German ˈkleːpsˈlœflər/ noun 1. a rodlike Gram-positive bacterium, Corynebacterium diphtheriae, that causes diphtheria: family Corynebacteriaceae. Klebs-Löffler bacillus Klebs-Löff·ler bacillus (klěbz’lěf’lər, klāps’lɶf’lər) n. A gram-positive, nonmotile, rod-shaped bacterium Corynebacterium diphtheriae that causes diphtheria in humans and produces […]
[kley] /kleɪ/ noun 1. Paul [poul;; English pawl] /paʊl;; English pɔl/ (Show IPA), 1879–1940, Swiss painter and etcher. /German kleː/ noun 1. Paul (paul). 1879–1940, Swiss painter and etcher. A founder member of der Blaue Reiter, he subsequently evolved an intensely personal style of unusual fantasy and wit
- Kleene closure