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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Rod-shaped Gram-negative enterobacteria.

Usage examples (29)
  • Shigellosis is an infection caused by a group of bacteria called shigella that cause often-bloody diarrhea that can last about a week.
  • - Epidemic of measles, shigella or other important communicable diseases
  • However, there was no trace of typhoid bacilli, cholera bacilli or shigella bacilli.
  • LEMON: Yes and I'm familiar with that shigella, like south, people on water -- oysters. for more
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