Pasteur treatment n.
A treatment for infection by the rabies virus in which a series of increasingly strong inoculations with attenuated virus is given to stimulate antibody production during the incubation period of the disease.
[pa-stee-choh; Italian pahs-teet-chaw] /pæˈsti tʃoʊ; Italian pɑsˈtit tʃɔ/ noun, plural pasticci [pa-stee-chee; Italian pahs-teet-chee] /pæˈsti tʃi; Italian pɑsˈtit tʃi/ (Show IPA) 1. a pastiche.
[pa-steesh, pah-] /pæˈstiʃ, pɑ-/ noun 1. a literary, musical, or artistic piece consisting wholly or chiefly of motifs or techniques borrowed from one or more sources. 2. an incongruous combination of materials, forms, motifs, etc., taken from different sources; hodgepodge. /pæˈstiːʃ/ noun 1. a work of art that mixes styles, materials, etc 2. a work […]
[pas-tee-shœr] /pas tiˈʃœr/ noun, plural pasticheurs [pas-tee-shœr] /pas tiˈʃœr/ (Show IPA). French. 1. a person who makes, composes, or concocts a pastiche. 2. a person who imitates the work of others. /ˌpæstiːˈʃɜː/ noun 1. a person who creates or performs pastiches
[pas-tee-shœz] /pas tiˈʃœz/ noun, plural pasticheuses [pas-tee-shœz] /pas tiˈʃœz/ (Show IPA). French. 1. a woman who makes or composes a pastiche.