proactinomyces

noun
pro·actinomyces | \(¦)prō+\

Definition of proactinomyces 

1 capitalized, in some classifications : a genus comprising various actinomycetes that are now usually included in Nocardia

2 plural proactinomycetes also proactinomyces : any actinomycete now or formerly included in the genus Proactinomyces

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History and Etymology for proactinomyces

New Latin, from pro- entry 1 + Actinomyces

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