from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Ehrlich, Paul 1854-1915. German bacteriologist. He shared a 1908 Nobel Prize for discoveries and advances in immunology.

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  • n. German bacteriologist who found a `magic bullet' to cure syphilis and was a pioneer in the study of immunology (1854-1915)


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