coliform

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co·li·form

adjective \ˈkō-lə-ˌfrm, ˈkä-\

Definition of COLIFORM

:  of, relating to, or being gram-negative rod-shaped bacteria (as E. coli) normally present in the intestine <monitored coliform levels in drinking water>
coliform noun

First Known Use of COLIFORM

1906

co·li·form

adjective \ˈkō-lə-ˌfrm, ˈkäl-ə-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of COLIFORM

: of, relating to, or being gram-negative rod-shaped bacteria (as E. coli) normally present in the intestine <monitored coliform levels in drinking water>
coliform noun

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