Corynebacteria



[kawr-uh-nee-bak-teer-ee-uh, kuh-rin-uh- kuh-rin-uh-] /ˌkɔr ə ni bækˈtɪər i ə, kəˈrɪn ə- kəˈrɪn ə-/

plural noun, singular corynebacterium
[kawr-uh-nee-bak-teer-ee-uh m, kuh-rin-uh-] /ˌkɔr ə ni bækˈtɪər i əm, kəˈrɪn ə-/ (Show IPA)
1.
rod-shaped of the genus Corynebacterium, many species of which are pathogenic.

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    [kawr-uh-nee-bak-teer-ee-uh, kuh-rin-uh- kuh-rin-uh-] /ˌkɔr ə ni bækˈtɪər i ə, kəˈrɪn ə- kəˈrɪn ə-/ plural noun, singular corynebacterium [kawr-uh-nee-bak-teer-ee-uh m, kuh-rin-uh-] /ˌkɔr ə ni bækˈtɪər i əm, kəˈrɪn ə-/ (Show IPA) 1. rod-shaped of the genus Corynebacterium, many species of which are pathogenic. corynebacterium co·ry·ne·bac·te·ri·um (kôr’ə-nē-bāk-tēr’ē-əm, kə-rĭn’ə-) n. Any of various gram-positive, rod-shaped bacterium, of the […]

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