Definition of Landsteiner, Karl in English:

Landsteiner, Karl

proper noun

  • (1868–1943), US physician, born in Austria. In 1930, he devised the ABO system of classifying blood. He was also the first to describe the Rhesus factor in blood. Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine (1930)

Pronunciation:

Landsteiner, Karl

/ˈlan(d)ˌstīnər//ˈläntˌSHtīnər/