[ wah-ser-muhn; German vahs-uhr-mahn ]
/ ˈwɑ sər mən; German ˈvɑs ərˌmɑn /
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Au·gust von [ou-goost fuhn], /ˈaʊ gʊst fən/, 1866–1925, German physician and bacteriologist.
Ja·kob [yah-kawp], /ˈyɑ kɔp/, 1873–1934, German novelist.
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How to use Wassermann in a sentence
Wassermann made several eosin preparations, by coupling the sodium derivative with potassium selenocyanide.
Wassermann, Keysser and Wassermann made experiments with it, chemotherapeutically, on animal tumors.
Imagine estimating philosophers by their chest expansions, their blood pressures, their Wassermann reactions!Damn!|Henry Louis Mencken
Three men—Wassermann, Ehrlich, and Noguchi—have supplied the knowledge whereby the evil may be attacked.Women's Wild Oats|C. Gasquoine Hartley
Herr Wassermann, one of the cleverest of my former pupils, played my Concertante with me.Louis Spohr's Autobiography|Louis Spohr