Woese

biographical name
\ˈwōz \

Definition of Woese 

Carl R(ichard) 1928–2012 American microbiologist

Learn More about Woese

Dictionary Entries near Woese

woeful

woehlerite

woe is me

Woese

woe to/betide

woevine

woffler

Statistics for Woese

Look-up Popularity

Comments on Woese

What made you want to look up Woese? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

obstinately defiant of authority

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Autumn Words of the Day 2018

  • a-top-down-image-of-road-through-an-autumn-forest
  • Which is a synonym of fugacious?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!