Fusiformis

noun
Fu·si·for·mis | \ˌfyü-zə-ˈfȯrm-əs \

Medical Definition of Fusiformis 

in some classifications

: a genus of parasitic anaerobic or microaerophilic nonmotile bacteria of the family Bacteroidaceae now usually included in the genus Fusobacterium

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