coccobacillus

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noun

coc·​co·​ba·​cil·​lus -bə-ˈsil-əs How to pronounce coccobacillus (audio)
plural coccobacilli
-ˌī also -ē
: a very short bacillus especially of the genus Pasteurella

Coccobacillus

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noun

taxonomic synonym of pasteurella

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“Coccobacillus.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/coccobacillus. Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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