noun plural

Vib·​rio·​na·​ce·​ae ˌvib-rē-ō-ˈnā-sē-ˌē How to pronounce Vibrionaceae (audio)
: a family of facultatively anaerobic gram-negative rod bacteria that are motile by means of polar flagella

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“Vibrionaceae.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Sep. 2023.

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