pseudomonas

noun
pseu·do·mo·nas | \ˌsü-də-ˈmō-nəs \
plural pseudomonades\ˌsü-də-ˈmō-nə-ˌdēz, -ˈmä- \

Definition of pseudomonas 

First Known Use of pseudomonas

1899, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for pseudomonas

New Latin, from pseud- + monad-, monas monad

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pseudomonas

noun
pseu·do·mo·nas | \ˌsüd-ə-ˈmō-nəs, sü-ˈdäm-ə-nəs \

Medical Definition of pseudomonas 

1 capitalized : a genus (the type of the family Pseudomonadaceae) comprising short rod-shaped motile gram-negative bacteria including some saprophytes, a few animal pathogens, and numerous important plant pathogens — see burkholderia

2 plural pseudomonades\ˌsüd-ə-ˈmō-nə-ˌdēz, -ˈmän-ə- \ : pseudomonad

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