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treponeme

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noun trep·o·neme \ˈtre-pə-ˌnēm\

Definition of treponeme



1919

First Known Use of treponeme

1919


Medical Dictionary

treponeme

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noun trepo·neme \ˈtrep-ə-ˌnēm\

Medical Definition of treponeme

  1. :  treponema 2




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