Medical Dictionary

diplobacillus

play
noun dip·lo·ba·cil·lus \ˌdip-lō-bə-ˈsil-əs\

Medical Definition of diplobacillus

plural

diplobacilli

\-ˌī also -ē\play play
  1. :  a pair of rod-shaped bacilli that remain joined together end-to-end following division

diplobacillary

\-ˈbas-ə-ˌler-ē, -bə-ˈsil-ə-rē\play play adjective

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up diplobacillus? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!