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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A genus of motile peritrichous bacteria that contain small Gram-negative rod.

Usage examples (28)
  • Henderson noted that the organisms involved in this case -- Serratia marcescens and Bacillus atrophaeus -- do not appear on lists of substances that could be used in...
  • The project used the harmless bacteria Bacillus subtilis and Serratia marcescens in an installation, performance, and film dedicated to demystifying issues surrounding...
  • Salmonella typhimurium LT2, Serratia proteamaculans
  • Serratia marcescens 2170 for crystalline chitin hydrolysis. for more
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