[skyah-puh-rel-ee or especially for 1, skap-uh-rel-ee, shap-; Italian skyah-pah-rel-lee] /ˌskyɑ pəˈrɛl i or especially for 1, ˌskæp əˈrɛl i, ˌʃæp-; Italian ˌskyɑ pɑˈrɛl li/
[el-sah] /ˈɛl sɑ/ (Show IPA), 1890–1973, French fashion designer, born in Italy.
[jaw-vahn-nee veer-jee-nyaw] /dʒɔˈvɑn ni virˈdʒi nyɔ/ (Show IPA), 1835–1910, Italian astronomer.
Elsa (ˈelsa). 1896–1973, Italian couturière, noted esp for the dramatic colours of her designs
Giovanni Virginio (dʒoˈvanni virˈdʒiːnjo). 1835–1910, Italian astronomer, who discovered the asteroid Hesperia (1861) and the so-called canals of Mars (1877)
noun 1. a large crater in the SW quadrant of the moon, about 227 kilometres (141 miles) in diameter
noun, Medicine/Medical. 1. a diphtheria immunity test in which diphtheria toxoid is injected intracutaneously, nonimmunity being indicated by an inflammation at the injection site. noun 1. (med) a skin test to determine immunity to diphtheria: a dilute diphtheria toxin is injected into the skin; within two or three days a red inflamed area will develop […]
- Schick test toxin
Schick test toxin n. The inoculated dose of the toxin produced by Corynebacterium diptheriae and used in the Schick test. Also called diagnostic diphtheria toxin.
noun 1. a city in SW Netherlands. noun 1. a port in the SW Netherlands, in South Holland province west of Rotterdam: gin distilleries. Pop: 76 000 (2003 est)