Burkholderia

noun
Burk·​hol·​de·​ria | \ˌbərk-hōl-ˈder-ē-ə \

Medical Definition of Burkholderia 

: a genus of bacteria (family Burkholderiaceae) formerly placed in the genus Pseudomonas and including the causative agents of glanders (B. mallei) and melioidosis (B. pseudomallei)

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