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Treponemataceae

noun plural Trep·o·ne·ma·ta·ce·ae \ ˌtrep-ə-ˌnē-mə-ˈtā-sē-ˌē \

medical Definition of Treponemataceae

in former classifications
: a family of the order Spirochaetales comprising small variable spirochetes without obvious structural differentiation and including a number of important pathogens

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