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azotobacter

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noun azo·to·bac·ter \ā-ˈzōt-ə-ˌbak-tər\

Medical Definition of azotobacter

  1. 1 capitalized :  a genus of large rod-shaped or spherical bacteria occurring in soil and sewage and fixing atmospheric nitrogen

  2. 2:  any bacterium of the genus Azotobacter




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