from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Koch, Robert 1843-1910. German bacteriologist who discovered the cholera bacillus and the bacterial cause of anthrax. He won a 1905 Nobel Prize for developing tuberculin.
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- proper n. A language of Meghalaya (India), Assam, Tripura, Manipur, West Bengal, Bihar, and Bangladesh.
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- n. German bacteriologist who isolated the anthrax bacillus and the tubercle bacillus and the cholera bacillus (1843-1910)
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Noel Koch is someone who has accorded Dole high stature, but in Koch's case, it's somewhat understandable.
So strong were the Austrians that Martin Koch, ranked eighth in the World Cup standings, didn't even make the four-man team, and Austria's competitors appeared resigned to fight it out for silver and bronze even before the competition.
I have no problem with what Koch is doing. he has brought out one of the dirtier secrets of the wine industry and he has the means to try and hold somebody accountable for it.
A self-described "liberal with sanity," the 85-year-old Koch is still a presence in local and national politics.
Koch is the most singular force for the rampant anti-environment, anti-climate science strain popular among the American right, which stands in contrast to conservative parties in Europe and the rest of the world which recognize the threat of manmade climate change.
David Koch is a philanthropist, who is deeply interested in science.
Koch is impratical and against weaning us off, and keeping us addicted to, foreign oil.
Koch is a company that owns many smaller companies.
I don't know if Koch is the next William Edwards Deming, but he might be.
"The statement that Koch is a pass-through entity implies direct knowledge of Koch's legal and tax status, which would appear to be a violation of" federal tax laws, Grassley and his colleagues wrote to TIGTA in late September.