tetracoccus

noun
tet·​ra·​coc·​cus | \ ˌte‧trəˈkäkəs \

Definition of tetracoccus

 (Entry 1 of 3)

: a micrococcus occurring in square groups of four

Tetracoccus

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Definition of Tetracoccus (Entry 2 of 3)

taxonomic synonym of gaffkya

Tetracoccus

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Definition of Tetracoccus (Entry 3 of 3)

taxonomic synonym of micrococcus

History and Etymology for tetracoccus

Noun

New Latin, from tetra- + -coccus

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“Tetracoccus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tetracoccus. Accessed 4 Oct. 2022.

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