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Synonyms for bacteriumbækˈtɪər i əm

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  1. bacteria, bacterium(noun)

    (microbiology) single-celled or noncellular spherical or spiral or rod-shaped organisms lacking chlorophyll that reproduce by fission; important as pathogens and for biochemical properties; taxonomy is difficult; often considered to be plants

    bacteria, bacterium

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bacteria, organism, microbe

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