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Also, bacilliform
[buh-sil-uh-fawrm] /bəˈsɪl əˌfɔrm/ (Show IPA). of or like a bacillus; rod-shaped.
Bacteriology. characterized by bacilli.
of, relating to, or caused by bacilli
Also bacilliform (bəˈsɪlɪˌfɔːm). shaped like a short rod

bacilliform ba·cil·li·form (bə-sĭl’ə-fôrm’)
Having a rodlike shape.

bacillary bac·il·lar·y (bās’ə-lěr’ē, bə-sĭl’ə-rē) or ba·cil·lar (bə-sĭl’ər, bās’ə-lər)

Shaped like a rod.

Consisting of small rods or rodlike structures.

Caused by, relating to, or resembling bacilli.


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