Aerobacillus

noun Aero·ba·cil·lus \ˌer-ō-bə-ˈsi-ləs\

Definition of Aerobacillus

in some classifications

  1. :  a genus of bacteria (family Bacillaceae) including forms usually placed in Bacillus but in some morphological and physiological characters resembling members of Clostridium

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Origin and Etymology of aerobacillus

New Latin, from aer- + bacillus


First Known Use: 1942


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