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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Adjective- Of, derived from, or caused by a bacterium.

Usage examples (25)
  • Other bacteria sold included brucella melitensis, which damages major organs
  • Brucella melitensis especially, being very pathogenic for human beings, constitutes a public health priority.
  • ~ -- The milk from an animal infected with M. melitensis usually contains the organisms in large numbers and but few other bacteria.
  • Test the subsequent growth against the serum of an experimental animal inoculated against M. melitensis to determine its agglutinability. for more
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