Definition of Pasteurian in English:

Pasteurian

adjective

historical
  • Of or relating to Louis Pasteur or his ideas and methods.

noun

historical
  • A supporter of Pasteur's theories; a person who uses Pasteur's methods.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Contemporary Review. From the name of Louis Pasteur + -ian.

Pronunciation

Pasteurian

/pɑːˈst(ʃ)əːrɪən//pɑːˈstjəːrɪən//paˈst(ʃ)əːrɪən/