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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - German bacteriologist who described a disease named after him and who identified the spirochete that causes syphilis in humans (1881-1969).

Usage examples (39)
  • Justin Reiter was the only U.S. man in the elimination bracket, placing 15th.
  • Dr. Reiter is a medical entomologist (you know, someone who studies bugs?)
  • There is something commonly known as Reiter's Syndrome and is reactive arthritis.
  • This is called Reiter's syndrome. for more
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