diplococcal


diplococcal
dip·lo·coc·cal

English syllables. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • diplococcal — See diplococcus. * * * …   Universalium

  • diplococcal — dip·lo·coc·cal (dip″lo kokґəl) pertaining to or caused by diplococci …   Medical dictionary

  • diplococcal — adj. of the group of Diplococcus bacteria, relating to the Diplococcus bacteria group …   English contemporary dictionary

  • diplococcal — …   Useful english dictionary

  • diplococcus — diplococcal, diplococcic /dip leuh kok sik/, adj. /dip leuh kok euhs/, n., pl. diplococci / kok suy, see/, Bacteriol. any of several spherical bacteria occurring in pairs, as Diplococcus pneumoniae. [1886; < NL; see DIPLO , COCCUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • dip|lo|coc|cic — «DIHP luh KOK sihk», adjective. = diplococcal. (Cf. ↑diplococcal) …   Useful english dictionary

  • diplococcic — See diplococcal. * * * …   Universalium

  • Veillonellaceae — A family of nonmotile, non–spore forming, anaerobic bacteria (order Eubacteriales) containing Gram negative (with a tendency to resist decolorization) cocci which vary in diameter from small (0.3–0.5 μm) to large (2.5 μm). Characteristically,… …   Medical dictionary

  • diplococcus — [dip΄ləkäk′əs] n. pl. diplococci [dip΄ləkäk′sī΄] any of a group of parasitic, spherical bacteria occurring in pairs, as the pneumococcus that causes lobar pneumonia diplococcal [dip΄ləkä′kəl] adj. diplococcic [dip΄ləkäk′sik] …   English World dictionary

  • diplococcic — adjective see diplococcal …   Useful english dictionary


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.