Klippel-Feil syndrome Klip·pel-Feil syndrome (klĭ-pěl’fīl’, -fěl’)
A congenital syndrome of anatomical defects characterized by a short neck, extensive fusion of the cervical vertebrae, and abnormalities of the brain stem and the cerebellum.
[klip-spring-er] /ˈklɪpˌsprɪŋ ər/ noun 1. a small, agile African antelope, Oreotragus oreotragus, of mountainous regions from the Cape of Good Hope to Ethiopia. /ˈklɪpˌsprɪŋə/ noun 1. a small agile antelope, Oreotragus oreotragus, inhabiting rocky regions of Africa south of the Sahara
[kliz-mos] /ˈklɪz mɒs/ noun, plural klismoi [kliz-moi] /ˈklɪz mɔɪ/ (Show IPA) 1. an ancient Greek chair, having a deep top rail curving forward from the back, and having legs curving upward and inward: imitated during various classical revivals, especially in the early 19th century.
[klis-ter] /ˈklɪs tər/ noun 1. a sticky wax for use on skis, as for slopes where the snow is excessively wet.
unit, programming Thousand (kilo-) Lines of code. (1995-03-12)