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Neisseriaceae

noun plural Neis·ser·i·a·ce·ae \ nī-ˌsir-ē-ˈā-sē-ˌē \

medical Definition of Neisseriaceae

: a small family of spherical nonmotile gram-negative bacteria (order Neisseriales) that are obligate parasites of warm-blooded vertebrates

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