neisserian

adjective
neis·​se·​ri·​an | \ nī-ˈsir-ē-ən How to pronounce neisserian (audio) \
variants: or neisserial \ -​ē-​əl How to pronounce neisserial (audio) \

Medical Definition of neisserian

: of, relating to, or caused by bacteria of the genus Neisseria a neisserian culture neisserian infections

Learn More about neisserian

Share neisserian

Dictionary Entries near neisserian

Negro

Neisseria

Neisseriaceae

neisserian

nelfinavir

nema

nemacide

Comments on neisserian

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

WORD OF THE DAY

the way words of a language are spelled

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

A Green Quiz

  • shamrock
  • What is the best definition of green-eyed monster?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

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!