colibacillosis

noun
co·​li·​ba·​cil·​lo·​sis | \ -ˌbas-ə-ˈlō-səs How to pronounce colibacillosis (audio) \
plural colibacilloses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce colibacilloses (audio) \

Medical Definition of colibacillosis

: infection with or disease caused by colon bacilli (especially E. coli)

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“Colibacillosis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/colibacillosis. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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