intermedius

adjective
in·​ter·​me·​di·​us | \ˌint-ər-ˈmē-dē-əs \

Medical Definition of intermedius 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: tending to be moderately virulent used especially of strains of diphtheria bacilli — compare gravis, mitis

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Medical Definition of intermedius (Entry 2 of 2)

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