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colon bacillus

noun

Definition of colon bacillus

  1. :  E. coli



1897

First Known Use of colon bacillus

1897


Medical Dictionary

colon bacillus

noun

Medical Definition of colon bacillus

  1. :  any of several bacilli especially of the genus Escherichia that are normally commensal in vertebrate intestines; especially :  e. coli




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