Definition of Landsteiner, Karl in English:

Landsteiner, Karl

proper noun

  • (1868–1943), Austrian-born American physician. In 1930 Landsteiner was awarded a Nobel Prize for devising the ABO system of classifying blood. He was also the first to describe the rhesus factor in blood.

Pronunciation

Landsteiner, Karl

/ˈlandstʌɪnə/