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pneumobacillus

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noun pneu·mo·ba·cil·lus \ˌn(y)ü-mō-bə-ˈsil-əs\

Medical Definition of pneumobacillus

plural pneumobacilli \-ˌī also -ē\play

  1. :  a bacterium of the genus Klebsiella (K. pneumoniae) associated with inflammatory conditions of the respiratory tract (as pneumonia)




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