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Vibrionaceae

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noun plural Vib·rio·na·ce·ae \ ˌvib-rē-ō-ˈnā-sē-ˌē \

medical Definition of Vibrionaceae

:a family of facultatively anaerobic gram-negative rod bacteria that are motile by means of polar flagella

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