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Köhler

[kœ-luhr]
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noun
  1. Wolf·gang [vawlf-gahng] /ˈvɔlf gɑŋ/, 1887–1967, German psychologist.
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  • "There ought to be some one here to look after him to-night, Mrs. Kohler," he said.

    Song of the Lark

    Willa Cather

  • Thea's admiration for this picture had endeared her to Mrs. Kohler.

    Song of the Lark

    Willa Cather

  • Not that the Kohler sons ever so much as looked at a glass of beer.

    Song of the Lark

    Willa Cather

  • Mrs. Kohler stuck her head in at the door, and Thea slid off the stool.

    Song of the Lark

    Willa Cather

  • Walter and I received our share of glory as did Mr. Wand and Mr. Kohler.

    Sixty Years of California Song

    Margaret Blake-Alverson


British Dictionary definitions for kohler

Köhler

noun
  1. Wolfgang (ˈvɔlfɡaŋ). 1887–1967, German psychologist, a leading exponent of Gestalt psychology
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kohler in Medicine

Köhler

(kœlər)Georges J.F. 1946-1995
  1. German immunologist. He shared a 1984 Nobel Prize for the development of a technique for producing monoclonal antibodies.
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kohler in Science

Köhler

[kŭlər]
  1. German immunologist who with Cesar Milstein developed a method of fusing together different cells to maintain antibody production. For the discovery of this technique, which is widely used in the development of drugs and in diagnostic tests for cancer and other diseases, Köhler and Milstein shared with British immunologist Niels K. Jerne the 1984 Nobel Prize for physiology or medicine.
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