bedsonia

noun
bed·​so·​nia | \ bed-ˈsō-nē-ə How to pronounce bedsonia (audio) \
plural bedsoniae\ -​nē-​ˌē, -​ˌī How to pronounce bedsoniae (audio) \

Medical Definition of bedsonia

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a bacterium of the genus Chlamydia: chlamydia sense 2a

Bedsonia

noun

Medical Definition of Bedsonia (Entry 2 of 2)

taxonomic synonym of chlamydia

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