Coxiella

noun
Cox·i·el·la | \ˌkäk-sē-ˈel-ə \

Medical Definition of Coxiella 

: a genus of small pleomorphic gram-negative bacteria (family Coxiellaceae) occurring intercellularly in ticks and intracellularly in the cytoplasm of vertebrates and including the causative organism (C. burnetii) of Q fever

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