Medical Dictionary

streptomycete

noun strep·to·my·cete \-ˈmī-ˌsēt, -ˌmī-ˈsēt\

Medical Definition of STREPTOMYCETE

:  any actinomycete (as a streptomyces) of the family Streptomycetaceae

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