deck planking near the bulwarks
the interior lining between ports and the overhead interior surface of the cabin
1. a combining form meaning “respiration,” used in the formation of compound words: spirograph. 1. a combining form meaning “coil,” “spiral,” used in the formation of compound words: spirochete. dum spiro, spero [doo m spee-roh, spey-roh; English duhm spahy-roh, speer-oh] /dʊm ˈspi roʊ, ˈspeɪ roʊ; English dʌm ˈspaɪ roʊ, ˈspɪər oʊ/ Latin. 1. while I […]
Spirochaeta Spi·ro·chae·ta (spī’rə-kē’tə) n. A genus of motile bacteria that are flexible, undulating, spiral-shaped rods having flagellalike, tapering ends.
noun 1. any of various spiral-shaped motile bacteria of the family Spirochaetaceae, certain species, as Treponema, Leptospira, and Borrelia, being pathogenic to humans and other animals, and other species being free-living, saprophytic, or parasitic. noun 1. any of a group of spirally coiled rodlike bacteria that includes the causative agent of syphilis See treponema spirochete […]
or spirochaetosis [spahy-ruh-kee-toh-sis] /ˌspaɪ rə kiˈtoʊ sɪs/ noun, Pathology. 1. a disease caused by infection with a spirochete. spirochaetosis /ˌspaɪrəʊkɪˈtəʊsɪs/ noun 1. any disease caused by a spirochaete spirochetosis spi·ro·che·to·sis (spī’rə-kē-tō’sĭs) n. pl. spi·ro·che·to·ses (-sēz) Any of various diseases, such as syphilis, caused by infection with spirochetes.