Clostridium botulinum Clostridium bot·u·li·num (bŏch’ə-lī’nəm)
A bacterium that occurs widely in nature and is a cause of botulism; its six main types, A to F, are characterized by antigenically distinct but pharmacologically similar, very potent neurotoxins.
- Clostridium bifermentans
Clostridium bifermentans Clostridium bi·fer·men·tans (bī’fər-měn’tānz’) n. A bacterium found in putrid meat and gaseous gangrene, and in soil, feces, and sewage.
- Clubbed finger
clubbed finger n. A finger affected with clubbing. Also called drumstick finger, hippocratic finger.
[kluhb-er] /ˈklʌb ər/ noun 1. a person or thing that . 2. a member of a . /ˈklʌbə/ noun 1. a person who regularly frequents nightclubs and similar establishments
[kluhb-ing] /ˈklʌb ɪŋ/ noun, Informal. 1. the activity of going to nightclubs, especially to dance to popular music, drink, and socialize: Clubbing every night is expensive, not to mention tiring. [kluhb] /klʌb/ noun 1. a heavy stick, usually thicker at one end than at the other, suitable for use as a weapon; a cudgel. 2. […]