taken as singular of New Latin Actinomycetes, plural of Actinomyces actinomyces
1883, in the meaning defined above
“Actinomycete.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/actinomycete. Accessed 4 Dec. 2023.
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