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Pronunciation: lef'ler

Definition: Friedrich A.J., German bacteriologist and surgeon, 1852–1915.

See: Loeffler bacillus, Loeffler blood culture medium, Loeffler stain, Loeffler caustic stain, Loeffler methylene blue, Klebs-Loeffler bacillus

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