tetracoccus

1 of 3

noun

tet·​ra·​coc·​cus
ˌte‧trəˈkäkəs
: a micrococcus occurring in square groups of four

Tetracoccus

2 of 3
"

taxonomic synonym of gaffkya

Tetracoccus

3 of 3
"

taxonomic synonym of micrococcus

Word History

Etymology

Noun

New Latin, from tetra- + -coccus

New Latin

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“Tetracoccus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tetracoccus. Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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