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[nahy-suh] /ˈnaɪ sə/ noun 1. a river in N Europe, flowing N from the NW Czech Republic along part of the boundary between Germany and Poland to the Oder River. 145 miles (233 km) long. /ˈnaɪsə/ noun 1. Also called Glatzer Neisse (ˈɡlɑːtsə). a river in SW Poland, rising on the northern Czech border, and […]
Neisser Neis·ser (nī’sər), Albert Ludwig Sigesmund. 1855-1916. German bacteriologist and physician who discovered (1879) the gonococcal bacterium that causes gonorrhea.
[nahy-seer-ee-uh] /naɪˈsɪər i ə/ noun, plural neisseriae [nahy-seer-seer-ee-ee] /naɪˈsɪərˈsɪər iˌi/ (Show IPA). Bacteriology. 1. any of several spherical bacteria of the genus Neisseria, certain species of which, as N. gonorrhoeae, are pathogenic for humans. Neisseria Neis·se·ri·a (nī-sēr’ē-ə) n. A genus of aerobic to facultatively anaerobic bacteria containing gram-negative cocci and including the causative agents and […]
- Neisseria gonorrhoeae
Neisseria gonorrhoeae Neisseria gon·or·rhoe·ae (gŏn’ə-rē’ē) n. Gonococcus.