coccoid

adjective
coc·​coid | \ ˈkä-ˌkȯid How to pronounce coccoid (audio) \

Definition of coccoid

: of, relating to, or resembling a coccus : globular sense 1a(1)

Other Words from coccoid

coccoid noun

First Known Use of coccoid

1893, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of coccoid was in 1893

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“Coccoid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coccoid. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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coccoid

adjective
coc·​coid | \ ˈkäk-ˌȯid How to pronounce coccoid (audio) \

Medical Definition of coccoid

: of, related to, or resembling a coccus

Other Words from coccoid

coccoid noun

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