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pneumobacillus

noun pneu·mo·ba·cil·lus \ ˌn(y)ü-mō-bə-ˈsil-əs \

medical Definition of pneumobacillus

plural pneumobacilli \-ˌī also\
: a bacterium of the genus Klebsiella (K. pneumoniae) associated with inflammatory conditions of the respiratory tract (as pneumonia)

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