Pronunciation of a word

KKiser6239 kkiser6239 at
Sun Sep 26 10:11:00 EST 1999

>I was wondering if anyone could help me in pronouncing:
>Escherichia coli
>I know coli, but the other one...

Esch*e*rich*ia (esh-e [e as in taken]-rik' eee-a [ a as in media])

Can't make those funny symbols ;)

By the way, this info was in my Stedman's Medical Dictionary.

"It's a very ancient saying, but a true & honest thought, that if you become a
teacher, by your pupils you'll be taught." The  King & I  (Getting To Know You)

Karen Kiser MA MT(ASCP)
St. Louis, Mo.
kkiser6239 at

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