chlamydobacterium

noun chlam·y·do·bac·te·ri·um \ -ˈtirēəm \

Definition of chlamydobacterium

plural chlamydobacteria \-rēə\
:a higher bacterium of the family Chlamydobacteriaceae or the order Chlamydobacteriales

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Origin and Etymology of chlamydobacterium

New Latin, from chlamyd- + bacterium


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