[li-steer-ee-oh-sis] /lɪˌstɪər iˈoʊ sɪs/
noun, plural listerioses
[li-steer-ee-oh-seez] /lɪˌstɪər iˈoʊ siz/ (Show IPA). Veterinary Pathology.
a disease of wild and domestic mammals, birds, and occasionally of humans, caused by a bacterium, Listeria monocytogenes, and characterized by lack of control of movement, paralysis, fever, and monocytosis.
a serious form of food poisoning, caused by bacteria of the genus Listeria. Its symptoms can include meningitis and in pregnant women it may cause damage to the fetus
listeriosis lis·te·ri·o·sis (lĭ-stǐr’ē-ō’sĭs)
A bacterial disease caused by Listeria monocytogenes, affecting wild and domestic animals and occasionally humans and characterized by fever, meningitis, and encephalitis.
[lis-tuh-riz-uh m] /ˈlɪs təˌrɪz əm/ noun 1. an antiseptic method introduced by Joseph , involving the spraying of the parts under operation with a carbolic acid solution. /ˈlɪstəˌrɪzəm/ noun 1. (surgery) the use of or theory of using antiseptic techniques
[lis-tuh-rahyz] /ˈlɪs təˌraɪz/ verb (used with object), Listerized, Listerizing. 1. to treat (a patient, disease, etc.) using the methods of Joseph .
[lis-ter] /ˈlɪs tər/ noun 1. Also called lister plow, middlebreaker, middlebuster. a plow with a double moldboard, used to prepare the ground for planting by producing furrows and ridges. 2. Also called lister planter, lister drill. a lister plow fitted with attachments for dropping and covering seeds. /ˈlɪstə/ noun 1. (US & Canadian, agriculture) a […]
[lis-ting] /ˈlɪs tɪŋ/ noun 1. a ; record; catalog. 2. the act of compiling a . 3. something or included in a : a listing in the telephone directory. [lis-ting] /ˈlɪs tɪŋ/ noun 1. material, as bark or sapwood, that is trimmed from a board. [list] /lɪst/ noun 1. a series of names or other […]