Cellulomonas

noun Cel·lu·lo·mo·nas \ˌselyəˈlämənəs, -ˌnas\

Definition of Cellulomonas

  1. :  a genus of short peritrichous gram-negative rod-shaped soil-inhabiting bacteria (family Corynebacteriaceae) that digest cellulose

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Origin and Etymology of cellulomonas

New Latin, from 2cellul- + -monas


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